The second Shaheed Bhagat Singh International Prize Money Wrestling Tournament will be organised by the Punjab Wrestling Association at M.S Bhullar Indoor Stadium, PAP, in Jalandhar Cantonment from Feburary 9 to 12. Top wrestlers from Tazakistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Georgia, Japan, Australia, Iran, Pakistan, USA, Canada and South Africa will vie for medals and prize money during the competition.
The torch for this tournament will be ignited by Prof Jagmohan Singh, nephew of Shaheed Bhagat Singh at Khatkar Kalan, the native village of Shaheed Bhagat Singh on Feburary 9. Padma Shree Kartar Singh, President, Punjab Wrestling Association alongwith national, international wrestlers and other dignitaries will start with this Torch from Khatkar Kalan to Desh Bhagat Yaadgar hall, Jalandhar.
On this occasion, the PWA is bringing out a colourful souvenir highlighting National importance of wrestling in India and abroad.