Karna Vidya Foundation

Empowerment through Employment for Persons with Visual Impairment.

( Rehabilitation, career guidance and counseling services to persons with visual Impairments children and adults for education, livelihood opportunities.)

State Level Cricket Tournament 2014

Date : 5 and 6 July 2014

  • With the view to promote and develop cricket for visually impaired in our state of Tamil Nadu and to mainstream disabled people and prove their abilities, Rotaract Club of Drishti joined hands with LC Project Nagapattinam to lead and organize a state level cricket tournament for visually impaired on 5th and 6th of July 2014.
  • The tournament is also supported by Tamil Nadu blind Cricket Board.
  • The 12 Teams that participated during the tournament had their league matches on the 5th and the semis and finals on the sixth of July.
  • The league matches were conducted in Govt HSS, Somangalam, Dhanalakshmi Engineering College and MCC grounds. The semis and finals were conducted in MCC alone.
  • The valedictory function held on 6th evening in MCC ground was graced by Mr. S Ramakrishnan, Director, Sports Mechanics India PVT LTD, Mr. Dhanasekar analyst from BCC, DR Summanth C Raman, Television Anchor Person and Mr. Parivu Sakthivel. Madurai Team were the winners and they were honoured by the distinguished guests.
  • Two important new awards namely Young Cricketer Award and Special Indian Cricketer Award were also initiated and bestowed on Master Arum and Mr. Ramesh, Madurai Team Captain and Player in the Indian Team respectively.

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