Shopian: Arun Koul won two prizes in the recently concluded “Goa Golf carnival” golf tournament held at Canacona Goa.
Koul who is native of southern Kashmir’s Shopian district belongs to renowned business family Janki Nath-Prem Nath business family (JNPN); a household name in Shopian for apple and walnut business. Koul according to family is still connected with roots for that he often visits his home land.
Kaul’s straight drive hit day 1 hole 8 was impressive. Golfers across Kashmir have hailed Kauls effort.
On 26 October, Koul did straightest drive Hole 8 hit and on 27 he become victorious in Longest drive.
The nine-hole layout in Canacona was discovered and organisers soon realised that the “hidden treasure” was ready for a destination tournament. Koul said I would like to thank Suvir, Digraj, for organing an excellent tournament .