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May 13, 2015

Indian style wrestling competition in Katra on May 18


Wrestlers from various parts of the country will participate in 44th annual Indian style wrestling competition which will be held on May 18 in Katra town, base camp of Mata Vaishnodevi shrine.

"The Roun Domel Kesrai Vishal Dangal is being organised by the Thill Roun-Domail Dangal Committee in association with J-K Indian Style Wrestling Association," President of the J&K Indian Style Wrestling Association, Shiv Kumar Sharma said.

"This event is a regular feature in Katra for the past 44 years," he said.

50 wrestlers from various parts of the country would take part in 25 selected bouts in the game, he said, adding, over 20,000 wrestling lovers are expected to witness the annual event.

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