Mahilpur: Shiv Kumar Bawa: Gram Panchayat of Mehmdowal organized a football tournament. 32 teams of the region participated in the tournament.
Today, the final match of the tournament was played between the teams of Mehmdowal and Gujarpur. Both teams played a tie match with none of the teams succeeding to score even a single goal.
Later, the village Panchayat decided to give winners trophy and cash prize to the team of Gujarpur and the trophy of runners up and cash prize to the team of Mehmdowal. Cash prize was Rs. 8,000 to the winners and Rs. 7,000 to the runners up.
Cabinet Minister Sohan Singh Thandal was the chief guest on this occasion who gave away the prizes to the winners and runners up teams.
Cabinet Minister Sohan Singh Thandal declared Rs. 2 Lakh each for the village panchayats of village Mehmdowal Khurd and Mehmdowal Kalan.
Jathedar Iqbal Singh Khera, Paramjit Singh Panjor, Sarpanch Naranjan Singh, Kashmira Singh, Sohan Singh, Satnam Singh, Kashmir Singh Tota, Sarpanch Ajaib Singh, Gian Singh, former Sarpanch Balbir Singh, Tarsem Singh, Giani Harjinder Singh, Paramjit Singh Pamma, Pavittar Singh, Rashpal Singh Jalvehra, Avtar Singh Sasoli. Malkit Singh Thandal, Balwinder Singh Gogron, Tarlochan Singh, Sodhi Singh, Santokh Singh, Malkit Kaur, Davinder Kaur, Tarsem Singh, Sukhvir Singh Sukhi, Gurbachan Dass, Harbhajan Lal and many others were also present on this occasion.