Saturday, 4 February 2012

ARMY ORGANIZES VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT

Rayees Wani
WUZUR (QAZIGUND): 36 Rashtriya Rifles organized Intra District Volleyball Tournament at Army Goodwill School for the villages of Anantnag & Kulgam Districts. The tournament was conducted for five days commencing from 30 January onwards.  A total of 08 teams participated in the event.  The final match was played on 03 February 2012 between team from Behibagh & Kulgam districts.  In a very electrifying and thrilling match, Behibagh won the tournament by 3 - 1.  
The tournament was aimed at developing a competitive spirit amongst the local youths and also to provide them a platform to showcase their talent.  The event drew tremendous participation and enthusiasm from the locals. 
Commander 2 Sector Rashtriya Rifles gave away the prizes to the winner and runners up of the tournament.  All the participating players were also given consolation prizes.  Commander 2 Sector Rashtriya Rifles while addressing the media, stated that as part of Phase-I Intra District Tournament was conducted, in Phase-II Inter District Tournament will be conducted by Army in which teams from various district of South Kashmir will be participating.