Jaipur, July 12, 2022.
In keeping with its commitment to promote a sporting culture, Hero MotoCorp, the largest manufacturer of motorcycles and scooters in the world, has partnered with the Jaipur Police Commissionerate, North District, to organize the Hero Cup 2022 – a half-pitch cricket tournament.
This was yet another initiative by the Jaipur Police, North District, and Hero MotoCorp to infuse and promote communal harmony and solidarity, cultivate a culture of equality and inclusivity, and develop an atmosphere of trust and cooperation between local citizens and police forces in the region.
The Hero Cup 2022 commenced on June 21st, 2022, witnessing the participation of 24 teams from different Thana areas across Jaipur, North District. The final was played at Chaugan Stadium, Jaipur, between the teams from Amer and Nahargarh areas, with Nahargarh winning by six runs.
Commenting on the occasion, Dr. Arun Jaura, Chief Technology Officer, Hero MotoCorp said, “Hero MotoCorp believes in supporting and promoting sports as they transcend all boundaries. With the title sponsorship of the Hero Cup 2022 we are continuing to build on our commitment and also extending our association with the local authorities. We deeply value our partnership with the Police Department of Rajasthan and with such initiatives, we will keep strengthening this association.”
The final was graced by the presence of Dr. Mahesh Joshi-Cabinet Minister, Rajasthan Government, Mr. Rafeeq Khan-Chairman, Minority Commission, Mr. Anand Srivastava-Commissioner of Police, Jaipur, GP Raju, Hero MotoCorp, and Ms. Avani Lakhera-Gold & Bronze medalist of Tokyo Paralympics 2020.