Kandhamal: A class XI student of Kendriya Vidyalaya, Kandhamal has been selected to take part in the Under-17 cricket National School Meet-2018 that kicked off from September 27. The national level event which has been organized by Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan at Agra, will continue till October 7.
Digvijay Parida, a student of science has been selected for the first time from Kandhamal to participate in the national level event.
Digvijay had represented the District Cricket Association Kandhamal and performed well in many friendly matches in Cuttack and Bhubaneswar. He is a batsman as well as wicket keeper.
Sankarshan Nayak, principal and Anwar Ali, PET of Kandhamal KV expressed pleasure and wished him all success in the event.
All the students and teachers of KVS Kandhamal are very happy and wished him. Major Dhyanchand Sports and Games Association conveyed its best wishes to the junior cricketer.