STATE TIMES NEWS
SAMBA: To spread the message of fitness among public, a Cricket Match was played under Stay Fit Samba Campaign at Taali Ground, Mansar Morh Samba between Media XI Samba and Truck Transport Association, in which Truck Transport Association beat Media XI Samba. Senior journalist Preet Chaudhary was the Chief Guest on the occasion.
Batting first, after winning the toss, the Media XI scored 148 runs in 12 overs for the loss of four wickets, with captain Ajay Singh contributing 44 runs, Shyam Sundar 40, Lokesh Verma 39 and Mukesh 7 runs.
The Truck Transport Association chased down the target in 11 overs. For Truck Transport Association, Ammu played a brilliant unbeaten knock of 57 runs, while Romi contributed 28, Vishal 27 and Vinod Singh Vinny 22.
On this occasion, Preet Chaudhary said that the media has made a great effort to increase interaction and harmony with the public and are playing matches with every senior and young players.
He said that this mission will continue in similar manner so that the Fit Samba campaign is a complete success.