Jammu, Apr 8: The 23rd Dera Kesari Dangal, organised by Dera Baba Banda Bahadur Parbandhak Committee and Baba Banda Bahadur Sikh Samardai in association with J&K Indian Style Wrestling Association, shall be held on April 13 at Dera Baba Banda Bahadur in district Reasi.
A decision in this regard was taken in a meeting of the organising committee held under the chairmanship of president of the Association, Shiv Kumar Sharma. Members who attended the meeting were Baba Jatinder Paul Singh Sodhi Gaddi Nashin, Dera Baba Banda Bahadur and Baba Bahadur Sikh Samardai, Malik Ram Lubhaya Paruthi, Sant Kumar Juneja, VP Makar, Sanjay Kumar and Mohan Singh.
Wrestlers from different parts of the state as also from belt forces of BSF and JKP are also expected to compete. A good number of prominent wrestlers from neighbouring states of Punjab, Haryana, Himachal and Delhi shall also take part.