Srinagar: In order to promote the sports culture and to provide opportunity to the youth to show their talent, Budgam police organised a Mega Sports Festival U-19 at Sports Stadium, Budgam,on Friday
The event was inaugurated by Deputy Commissioner Budgam Mohammad Harun Malik and Commanding Officer of CRPF 43 Bn Vinod Karthak
.Various events like Cricket, Volley Ball, Football, Wushu, Kabbdi, tug of war and race etc will be played during the festival. A large number of students are participating in this mega event.
Around 32 teams for cricket, 16 teams for Football and eight teams each for Volleyball and Kabadi are participating.
During the inaugural ceremony of Mega Sports Festival, a cricket match was played between Sahil CC, Naroo and Tehran boys , Lakheripora. Tehran boys, Lakheripora while batting first scored 126 runs for 9 wickets in their limited 20 overs and in reply Sahil CC, Naroo scored 131 runs and won by six wickets.
Among others, SSP Budgam Tejinder Singh, Addll. SP Budgam Amod Ashok Nagpure and DySP (DAR) Budgam Mir Rasheeq were also present on the inaugural ceremony of the Mega Sports Festival.