MOHALI- Jammu and Kashmir Civil Services team led by G Prasanna Ramaswamy, Secretary Transport defeated Uttrakhand Civil Services by 24 runs on Monday in the ongoing All India Civil Services Cricket Tournament (Men) 2022-23.
After winning the toss, J&K team scored 162. Waseem Baba (Assembly) 45 (24), Samiullah Beigh (XEN PHE) 35 (23) and the contributing role of Nadeem Dar (Deputy Director), Akhil Slathia (Directorate of Animal Husbandry), Abhinav (Directorate of Health Services), Naseer (Directorate of Animal Husbandry) and Aamir Ashraf (Rural development department).
In their chase, Uttrakhand team put up a great fight but fell short of the target.
Abdul Qayoom (Education Department) and Kapil (Rural Development Department) both managed to take 2 wickets while Nadeem Dar and Samiullah Beigh took 1 wicket each to restrict the Uttrakhand team to 138 runs.
It is the first time that the officers of J&K Civil Services are participating in this prestigious apex tournament for civil servants.
The J&K team will face Punjab Civil Services team in their next match to be held on March 15.
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