Badminton tourney

KATHMANDU: Nepal Armed Police Force (APF) Club is organising the fourth Krishna Mohan Memorial Badminton Tournament from November 17-20 at its covered hall in Halchowk. The organisers are expecting more than 400 players in eight events — Men’s singles and doubles, Women’s singles and doubles, mixed doubles, U-19 boys and girls’, and veterans’ doubles. The event carries a total prize money of Rs 580,000, said AIG Sanat Kumar Basnet, the president of the organising committee, at a press meet. “We will not charge the registration fees and the participating players from outside the valley will get Rs 1,000 each for their lodging and fooding,” said Basnet. — HNS