ADILABAD: BJP and TRS leaders are fighting for youth support by conducting cricket, volleyball and kabaddi competitions in the rural areas in erstwhile Adilabad district. Party flags are prominent at the events.
The BJP and TRS leaders are the chief guests at the inaugural and valedictory events. The parties present shields and prize money to the winners.
Many agriculture fields are turning into playgrounds in the rural areas. After harvesting cotton and redgram, farmers remove the plants to prepare the field for the next season. Sports events are being held in these fields.
BJP flags were seen on the boundaries on a cricket ground at Bhoraj village in Jainad mandal. TRS flags were seen at many cricket tournaments in different mandals in Adilabad Assembly constituency.
Sons of senior leaders are running the show and mingling with the youth.
Adilabad MLA Jogu Ramanna and BJP district president Payal Shankar were busy in inaugurating the cricket tournaments while another BJP leader, Suhasini Reddy, gave away shields to best players. Adilabad MP Soyam Bapurao also inaugurated cricket tournaments.