Asian News International – Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 30 (ANI): For the first time in Kashmir, a cricket tournament has been organised for the visually-impaired players.

Summary

  • Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 30 (ANI): For the first time in Kashmir, a cricket tournament has been organised for the visually-impaired players.
  • It is a two-day tournament which began on Saturday and the motive behind this tournament is to encourage such players to take part in sports events and boost their morals so that they can also make a career in sports.
  • The tournament is being organised by Jammu and Kashmir Handicap Association with support from Jammu and Kashmir sports council.
  • Sheraz Ahmad, a player, is happy and wants more such tournaments to take place in the state.
  • “We are very happy because there was no awareness and we want such tournaments to take place in Kashmir also as they took place in other states,” he said.

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