Srinagar: Two Kashmiri girls Sabiya Nabi and Shabista Shabir have been selected to represent India in Asian Junior Alpine Ski Championship, to be held in Iran next month, a statement issued by Winter Games Association of J&K said
The selection trials, was held by WGFI at Gulmarg.
Both Sabiya Nabi and Shabista Shabir hail from North Kashmir’s Tangmarg area.
“Since the WGFI has no financial resources both skiers have been asked to meet all the expenses on their tour to Iran. As Both of them belong to middle class family and is difficult for them to arrange funds for this purpose. The Winter Games Association of J&K is making its efforts to find sponsor for them,” it added.