SRINAGAR: Subsequent to the grand opening ceremony of block level competitions under Khelo-India scheme, events of badminton, wrestling, volleyball and kabbadi were on Tuesday played in tensely fought matches in Samba.
On the occasion, Addl Superintendent of Police (Addl. SP) Samba Faisal Qureshi, was chief guest. He met each participant and witnessed matches. Later he congratulated the winning teams and asked them keep enthusiasm sky high in future as well.
Around 56 players took part in volleyball, 64 in kabbadi, 54 in badminton and 20 in wrestling, informed the venue incharge Omeekashwar Samyal (PEM) and Sumit Singh (PEM).
In under 17 boys volleyball event, K V Samba defeated Balori Volleyball Club, in under 20 years Boys Paswal Club defeated Shishu Niketan, and in above 20 years boys Friends Club (G Mandi) defeated Mandi Sangwali.