The completely Desi game ‘Kabbaddi’ gaining rich popularity off late considered as older than Cricket is now in the celebrity format today.
The first ever Celebrity Kabbaddi League was inaugurated at Cricket stadium in the chairmanship of Rakesh Malli, evolved by Kumar Gaurav was flagged off in the presence of Bengaluru Mayor Padmavathi, former ministers Zamir Ahmed, Basavaraja Horatti, Sahana Kumari, Sa Ra Govindu, key promoter noted actress Ragini Dwivedi, Madhukar Angar and others at KSCA P 2 Hall on Thursday night.
After a Bharatanatyam from Shruthi, Bengaluru Mayor Padmavathi released logo of CKL and said the women are found in the Pourakarmika level to Space. This Kabbaddi especially for women makes it interesting she pointed.
The teaser of Kumar Gaurav debut film ‘Hack’ was released on this occasion by Zamir Ahmed. Noted Education minister a decade ago also two times Kabbaddi player in his younger days recalled that he made it compulsory when he was education minister at the school level. He assured all help when the CKL comes to Uttar Karnataka.
The CKL website was also inaugurated on this occasion. Rakesh Malli chairman of this CKL committee says after success of Mahila Celebrity Kabbaddi League he wants to concentrate on the youths.
Sa Ra Govindu lauding the occasion urged Bengaluru Mayor to get some help for this CKL before her term ends in this month end.
The brand ambassador of this first CKL Ragini Dwivedi feeling very happy to promote it recalled her early age of sports that is always exciting part of her career in life.
MLA Akanda Srinivasmurthy, Sahana Kumari international Olympiad Zulfikhar Ahmed Khan, Narasimhulu, S Shankarappa and others were present at the crowded launch event of first CKL.