M S Nazki
MENDHAR : First Goldy Memorial cricket tournament , being organised by Mendhar Gunners under The Organisation of White Nights Corps, commenced today at Mendhar.
About 22 teams of border villages of Mendhar areas are participating in this tournament which is being conducted on a knockout basis.
The inaugural match of tournament was played between BEDI Club and MCC Junior.
Mendhar Gunners Commanding Officer was the chief guest of the inaugural match. Speaking on the occasion, the Commanding Offr encouraged the youth to actively participate in various sports competitions, organized by Army in collaboration with Civil Administration and local societies to create a conducive atmosphere bar buttery youth. He also hoped that some of youth may join UT or national terms in the future. “The tournament is testimony of Army’s commitment to provide platform to the youth of Jammu and Kashmir, so that they can showcase their hidden talent and channelise their energy in a positive manners,” said Commanding Officer of Mendhar Gunners.