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Kejriwal meets U-19 World Cup hero Manjot Kalra

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

ICC Under-19 final hero today met Arvind Kejriwal who congratulated him for his performance.

India, earlier this month, lifted a record fourth U-19 after an eight-wicket rout of in the final of the tournament held in

Delhi-boy Kalra emerged as the man for the big occasion, scoring a sublime 101 not out off 102 balls in the final.

The government will also felicitate the young cricketer who made the entire country proud, an said.

"We all are very proud of you (Kalra), not only but the entire nation is looking forward to your career ahead," a statement quoted the as telling Kalra during the meeting.

In the statement, Kejriwal said the government was always there for any kind of assistance.

Kalra was declared the man of the match in the finals. He has also selected in the ICC team of U-19


Meanwhile, the government said that Hotmail founder also called on the at the Secretariat here.

In a statement, the government said that Bhatia shared several with the and both of them discussed the best practices in technology being used throughout the globe.

"The asked Bhatia to give a detailed presentation on Thursday on use of technology for better governance. will present it to the cabinet and senior bureaucrats of government on Thursday at the Secretariat," the statement said.

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First Published: Mon, February 12 2018. 20:50 IST
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