The Pir Panjal Kabaddi League a three-day sporting event has been inaugurated in Doda on 01 Feb 23. The event is being organised by the Indian army to engage the youth of the region and to promote the sporting culture in DKR Region. Eight teams from the districts of Doda Kishtwar Reasi, Rajouri, Ramban and Poonch are participating in this event. The teams will compete against each other in a show of strength agility and team work. The inaugural ceremony was graced by Shri Vishesh Pal Mahajan, Deputy Commissioner of Doda and Abdul Qayoom SSP, Doda, Military Officials and local sports personalities.
The atmosphere was filled with excitement as the teams took to the field, eager to showcase their skills. The army has been working towards promoting sports and fitness activities in the region and the Pir Panjal Kabaddi League is a testament to their efforts. The event is expected to bring together young people from different backgrounds fostering a sense of unity and community. The Pir Panjal Kabaddi League is an opportunity for the youth of the region to showcase their talent and to take part in a competitive yet friendly, sporting event. Indian Army has also incorporated Jammu & Kashmir Sports Council to select the potential players for representation at State & National level. The initiative by Indian Army is aimed to select and field talented players at state and national level Selected players will further drive and inspire their peer group and local youth to achieve excellence in sports Indian Army, Doda is sponsoring & conducting the event with all essential administrative and logistics support.