Dangal to be organised in Jammu. Female wrestler Neha Tomar throws open challenge to Male wrestlers!

A wrestling tournament,  2nd Jhiri Kesari Indian Style Dangal is going to be organised by J&K Indian Style Wrestling Association in collaboration with Jhiri Dangal Committee under the Presidentship of Sh. Shiv Kumar Sharma and Ram Paul Sharma.

The dangal will take place on 23rd April 2017 at 2:00 pm. The wrestling matches will be conducted at Devsthan Jhiri, about 14 Kms from Jammu in which 62 wrestlers from Delhi, Haryana,  Uttrakhand, Punjab, Chandigarh and J&K will participate. The participants comprise of 47 Men and 15 women.

The winners will be awarded cash prizes. The champion will receive a cash award of Rs. 1,50,000/- .


In a 2-day long ‘Dangal’ organized in Dehradun on the eve of Dusshera, Neha Tomar won the wrestling matches that took place on both the days. Upon recognizing her talent, and after the release of Dangal film, it inspired the J&K Indian Style Wrestling Association to invite Neha Tomar from Dehradun to participate in the  2nd Jhiri Kesari Indian Style Dangal to be organised on 23rd April 2017 in Jammu.

Neha Tomar is an ace wrestler and besides that, she is the only breadwinner in her family.

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