Srinagar: On Sunday, the 15-day Kishtwar Carrom Board Competition organised by the Indian Army came to an end.
As per the statement, the aim of the event was communal harmony and to inculcate sportsman spirit amongst the students. The event generated immense enthusiasm among the participants wherein 180 players from various Schools, Colleges and Institutes of District Kishtwar participated in the competition.
The competition was conducted in four categories namely under fourteen, under seventeen, under nineteen and open category for boys and girls respectively.
"This event is also seen as an opportunity provided to the youth of Kishtwar region to display their sporting skills and reinforce their self confidence as well. The competitive spirit amongst the players was on full display and subsequent to completion of final matches, the winners and runners up were awarded with medals, trophy and certificates," the statement reads.