Farooq Abdullah announces Cash reward for young Cricketer Shubham Khajuria

Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association(JKCA) president Farooq Abdullah has announced a Rs two lakh cash reward for J&K’s 17-year-old Right Hand Batsman Shubam Khajuria.

Shubham Khajuria_Jammu_U19Shubham Khajuria was on Wednesday selected in the India U-19 squad for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka.

“Union Minister and JKCA President Dr Farooq Abdullah announced a cash reward of Rs two lakh for Khajuria in recognition of his outstanding performance at the national level and his subsequent selection in the India under-19 team for the forthcoming tour of Sri Lanka,” JKCA spokesperson Ranjeet Kalra said.

Giving details, JKCA Treasurer Manzoor Wazir said, “The President who returned from Mongolia on Saturday has expressed a lot of happiness and satisfaction on Shubham`s achievement and has wished him good luck for the Indian U-19 teams tour of Sri Lanka.”

The President has also asked for the resumption of cricket activities in the state by JKCA for which a monthly calendar of activities shall soon be released by the State Cricket body, he added.

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