Srinagar: The opening ceremony of Burzaham Premier League (BPL) 2017 was held here at Peer Samad (RA) ground Burzahama in Srinagar.
After the inaugural ceremony, a friendly match was played at the ground.
The chief guest on the occasion was renowned first class cricketer of State Samiullah Beigh who in his address lauded the efforts of the organisers.
Chairman of BPL Muzaffar Ahmad in his welcome address said that the service of his governing body would work for betterment of the cricket in the area through this tournament.
The other guests who were present on the occasion include, Dr G M Rather, Muhammad Sultan Dar, Muhammad Ilyas, Bashir Ahmad, Mir Gowhar and others.