Kathmandu – Nepalese Cricket Players together released a Cricket Book – Bishwo Twenty-20 Cricket Ka Sarathiharu (The Charioteer of World Twenty20 Cricket) in a book release programme organized by Kathalaya at DECC, Kathmandu today.
With the National Anthem, the programme was started and hosted by Anil Keshari Shah, CEO of Mega Bank.
Actor Rajesh Hamal, Actress Nisha Adhikari, together with National Taekwondo Player – Deepak Bista, Speaker Ranjit Acharya and Skipper Paras Khadka and the team members with Coach Pubudu Dassanayake were present at the programme.
The book is written by Jagdishwor Pandey and contains the information and profiles about the National Players who are playing in the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 Cup 2014 to be held in Bangladesh on March.
“I think I am Nepal Now”, Pubudu Dassanayake, Coach of Nepali Cricket Team said. “This is a new beginning for Nepal Cricket. I think the National Flag will rise up along with the cheering of the National Anthem. Nepali Cricket has grown to this level and they will play to their higher level and hope everyone will support us during the World Cup”, he further added.
He also thanked the writer of the book. “Jagadish has done a great work. Thank you We Read for the support.”
Rajesh Hamal and Nisha Adhikary also spoke about the Nepali Cricket and congratulated them for their success and bid their wishes for the upcoming Twenty20 World Cup. “History has already been written and Mount Everest, Gautam Buddha and now Nepali Cricket will make the country proud”, Nisha Adhikari said.
Later on in the programme, Ranjit Acharya brought one big announcement to award Paras Khadka with Toyota Brand Car to the Skipper Paras Khadka for his performance in ICC World Twenty20 Qualifiers 2013. The announcement came on behalf of Suraj Vaidya of United Traders.
Meanwhile, Kathalaya also felicitated the team with One Lakh (Nepalese Rupee).
The book will be sold online via Cricnepal.com.