Umesh Yadav Interacts With Kids as World T20 Trophy Reaches Nagpur

Umesh Yadav at the launch of Swachh Clinics team, an initiative of ICC, Unicef and BCCI to spread awareness on sanitation, ahead of ICC T20 World Cup in Nagpur.

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Nagpur: Pacer Umesh Yadav was the cynosure of all eyes at an event here today when the ICC World T20 trophies reached the orange city as part of the tournament’s host city tour. (Read More in Cricket)

Yadav interacted with around 20 kids, who were roped in as sanitation messengers, hailing from interiors of tribal dominant block in Maharashtra’s Chandrapur district.

On the occasion, International Cricket Council (ICC) Cricket in partnership with UNICEF and Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) launched the Team Swachh clinics. Nagpur residents had a glimpse of the Men’s and Women’s T20 trophies as they were taken around the city in specially designed trucks.

The 28-year-old bowler spoke about importance of hygiene and sanitation in the specially designed Team Swachh Wash clinic, set up inside the Vidarbha Cricket Association premises.

Nagpur hosts India’s first match on March 15 in the mega-event when they play against New Zealand.


Source: NDTV

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