Polo tournament kick starts in Turtuk

By Reach Ladakh Correspondent TURTUK, Apr 15, 2016
 A polo tournament is being organised by 11 G.R (Gorkha Rifles) through O.P Sadbhavna on April 11 in Turtuk. A total of 5 teams from Turtuk,  Tyakshi and Bogdang participated and the final match will be played on  April 16.

L.T Colonel Atree C.O 11 G.R Tyakshi pachathang was the chief guest of the occasion. Turtuk constituency, Councillor Ghulam Mehdi was the   guest of honor.

Speaking on the occasion, L.T Colonel Atree talked about the dedication of Indian army towards the preservation of local culture and tradition. He further added that such tournament will help in promotion the new talents.  

The region has been known for producing fine polo players.