News|May 2, 2012 12:08 pm

Bollywood Celebs to play charity Cricket match

 A Twenty20 cricket match between a team consisting of Aamir khan and Salman Khan and other celebrities played against the team of physically challenged people on 1st of may, the only motive of the event was to boost the morale of physically challenged people all around the world.

Instead of helmets and pads many players were seen playing with crutches, calipers etc. They even requested the celebrities not to give them any advantage because they wanted this match to end with the fair results.

Event was a Celebrity charity cricket match supported by EVE “Empowering villages Everywhere “ foundation, cricket club of India and Rotract club of HR college and event was named as “Junoon” and was held at Brabourne stadium in Mumbai. The ticket revenue hence collected will be used to help physically challenged people by providing them with prosthetics (artificial limbs).

Event also saw celebs like Atul Kulkarni, Sharman Joshi, Sohail and Arbaaz Khan, Prateik Babbar, Rani Mukerji, Aftab Shivdasani, Dilip Joshi, Isha Koppikar, Disha Vankani, Maanav Gohil, H R College principal Dr. Indu Shahani and many more celebrities take the field.

Event also witnessed DJ shaan playing through out the event along with shaimak Dawar’s physically challenged dance troupe.

 

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