Army conducts Volleyball League at Reasi

Excelsior Sports Correspondent
REASI, Sept 7: With an aim to inculcate sportsman spirit amongst the youth of Reasi, Rajouri and Ramban Districts, a Volleyball Tournament was conducted by the Indian Army from September 2 to Sept 7, 2018 at Sports Stadium, here.
The event is part of the Army’s efforts to promote positive youth development through sports and provide a platform to showcase the hidden talent of local populace.
A total of seven teams of Reasi, Rajouri and Ramban Districts participated in the tournament on league cum knock-out basis.
Uniform Force team was eventually adjudged the champion after beating Gool team in a keenly contested match.
Over 400 locals turned up to witness the matches during the conduct of the tournament. All the participating team members displayed excellent sportsman spirit during the conduct of the tournament.
The General Officer Commanding Uniform Force felicitated the finalists. Prizes were given to the winner, runners-up and the best player at the end of the programme.
GOC expressed his happiness over the enthusiasm shown by the teams. He also complimented the locals for making this event a grand success and was convinced that such kind of events help in better coordination and synergy between the Army, local administration and the Awam.