|Cricketers feted in Silchar|
SILCHAR, May 21 - The Silchar Veteran Cricketers Club felicitated as many as 32 persons including four young cricketers for their commendable performances in the sport.
At a function held here, Silchar MLA Dilip Kumar Paul alongside Lakhipur legislator Rajdip Goala, DSA Silchar president Babul Hore, secretary Subimal Dhar, secretary of Karimganj DSA Amalesh Choudhury and advisor Badal Dey gave away mementos to the former cricketers, State panel umpires, young cricketers and journalists.
Later, talking to The Assam Tribune, Dilip Kumar Paul said, “the club has done commendable job in the past three years since its inception in encouraging young talents towards the game.”
Rajdip Goala who is also the president of Lakhipur DSA congratulated the Veteran Cricketers Club for honouring the people from the sports fraternity.
Expressing happiness, Bijendra Prasad Singh, president of the Club informed that since 2017, they have been able to accord honour to 116 personalities related with cricket and they wish to carry on the momentum towards the betterment of the game.