Jammu: 10 September 2016 : Cricket has been traditionally a popular game of the region and followed passionately by the locals at Bhaderwah. It is common sight to see the youth involved in playing the game on available grounds and on streets throughout Doda District. To provide an opportunity to the local youth for showcasing their talent, Rashtriya Rifles Battalion, Sohanda organised a cricket match between youth of Combined Bhallesa and Bayasi Bhallesa villages.
After a hard fought match, the team from Bayasi Bhallesa village beat their spirited opponents by four wickets shows the high spirit of bonhomie existing . The locals appreciated the sincere efforts to involve the youth of the region in mainstream activities and requested that the Army organize many more such popular sporting events.