Army conducts Cricket tournament

Sports being the biggest stress buster acts as a great synergising force in promoting harmony and well being amongst youth. The Rashtriya Rifles battalion at Kalakote under Uniform Force organised Inter village Cricket competition between eight teams of Kalakote Tehsil wef 31 October 2016 to 03 November 2016.
The tournament was conducted as per league cum knock out basis to inculcate sportsman spirit and esprit-de-corps in the rural youth.
The atmosphere during the match was electrifying with supporters cheering the teams with zeal and vigour. The cricket tournament was witnessed by large number of spectators from around the Kalakote tehsil.
The aim of these matches was to prepare best team of the Kalakote tehsil for future competitions and to constructively engage the local youth, weaning them away from negative influences, which will go a long way in restoring the normalcy in the state.
The local populace thanked the Army for regularly conducting such activities which were keeping the youth constructively engaged.

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