Round 100 needy bodily challenged cricketers have been supplied monetary assist with the assistance of former Australian skipper Steve Waugh’s supervisor Harley Medcalf in the course of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Bodily Challenged Cricket Affiliation of India (PCCAI) introduced on Thursday.
PCCAI secretary Ravi Chauhan mentioned every cricketer was supplied an quantity of Rs 5000.
“Every participant was given Rs 5000 in the course of the ongoing powerful occasions,” Chauhan informed PTI.
The affiliation additional goals to increase its help to 400 bodily challenged cricketers in want of assist.
“The general intention is to help 400 bodily challenged cricketers. PCCAI wish to thank Harley Medcalf, Anand Chukka and one Praveen Nalla for his or her unrelenting help to this trigger,” PCCAI mentioned in a press release.
In response to Chauhan, Medcalf and Chukka raised the funds, which have been then distributed, whereas Nalla has been offering N-95 masks for the bodily challenged cricketers.
“Particular due to former Australia captain Steve Waugh for his help and encouragement to those boys,” the assertion added.
Requested how the cricketers have been chosen, Chauhan mentioned that they requested the respective state associations to provide them listing of needy gamers.
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