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22 players women squad announced for Asian Region Qualifiers

Gorkha Post



KATHMANDU —  A twenty-two players squad has been announced on Friday for the upcoming closed camp of Women’s T20 Qualifier’s Asian Region tournament.

The top 22 players have been selected from the initial called up 44 players from the matches held at TU cricket ground on October 24th to 25th.

The selection committee headed by ICC representative Aminul Islam, head coach of Nepal national cricket team Jagat Tamatta, the head of Nepal national women’s cricket team Samson Jung Thapa and the captain of Nepal women’s cricket team Rubina Chhetry Belbashi chose the players.

Rubina Chhetry Belbashi (C), Sita Rana Magar, Jyoti Pandey,Karuna Bhandari, Sonu Khadka, Sobha Aale, Nitu Bhandari, Alish Chhetri, Kabita Kunwar, Binu Budhamagar, Sarita Magar, Nery Thapa, Roma Thapa, Indu Barma, Saraswoti Chaudhary, Laxmi Chaudhary, Ritu Kanojiya, Sangita Rai, Anjali Chand,Sabnam Rai, Kajol Shrestha and Rekha Rawal are in squad.

The women team is traveling to Bangladesh for a week-long preparatory camp to play 3 practice games.

Nepal will take part in the upcoming Women’s World T20 Asia region qualifiers along with teams from host’s Thailand, UAE, Hong Kong and China.

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Warm clothes provided to elderly, disabled people of Gorkha





GORKHA- Warm clothes have been distributed to elderly and disabled people at Bhimsen Thapa Rural Municipality-7 in the district.

The rural municipality provided clothes including blankets to 217 elderly people and 23 people with disabilities within the ward. The clothes distribution aims to help the people overcome chilling cold, said the ward chairperson Narayan Shrestha.

“Many people affected by the earthquake of April, 2015 have been living in temporary shelters. Mostly elderly and disabled people have been affected by cold. So the clothes we have provided will give a relief to them,” he said.

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