Army organises shikara race

Srinagar: Amin Harook bagged first position followed by Imran Kulu and Tanveer Kulu stood third in the Shikara race held at Da Lake on Thursday.
The shikaras covered a distance of 3 Km from Makai Park to Char Chinar and back. The participants were aged between 25 to 65 years, which completely highlighted the zeal and fervor of the people. A total of 75 Shikaras participated in the race.
The race concluded with an award ceremony, which recognized true sportsmanship and keen interest for sports, in the valley.
To mark the spirit of ultimate josh Gulam Ahmed Khan was felicitated, being the oldest participant to compete. Cash awards of & Rs10000, Rs 8000, Rs 6000 and Rs 5000 were awarded respectively. Chairperson of White Globe and KRSF were also present to witness the race.
The race was organized by 20 RR under Chinar Corps.

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