Kupwara 22 NOV: To encourage the culture of sports and provide an opportunity to the women of Kupwara to showcase their sporting talent, a friendly match of volleyball was organized at Patahirri garrison by Kupwara Terriers, Indian Army.
The match was played between two teams: Handwara Volleyball Club and Kupwara Volleyball club. The match was witnessed by families of jawans serving in Kupwara Terriers and locals from Hirri.
The participants displayed their competitive spirit and enthusiasm with their game, the match was won by Kupwara Volleyball Club by 3 – 0 sets.
The players were applauded for their enthusiasm and sportsmanship, the teams were provided a volleyball kit by 160 TA and a cricket kit by 41 RR to boost the players morale and enthuse and invigorate the girls for participating in outdoor sports.
The players, officials and the families of Kupwara Terriers interacted with each other over snacks after the match, the players appreciated the opportunity provided to them and expressed their desire to have more such matches and tournaments in the future as well.
Indian Army, Kupwara Terriers is committed to engage and empower the women of Kupwara in providing them with opportunities to showcase their talent and skills not just in the field of sports but also skill development.