Hyderabad, 19th January, 2018: Cancer Crusaders of CURE Foundation are organizing a world-class golf tournament, the 5th Biennial 'Cancer Crusaders Invitation Cup', as a fund raiser and awareness initiative, on February 3rd & 4th, 2018, at Hyderabad Golf Club. This was announced at Press conference by Tollywood cine actress Ms. Kajal Agarwal; Dr. P. Vijay Anand Reddy, Founder, CURE Foundation & Director, Apollo Cancer Hospital, Hyderabad; Capt. J. Vikramdev Rao, President, Hyderabad Golf Association (HGA); Mr. Dayakar Reddy, Captain, HGA; Mr. Venu Vinod Reddy, Managing Director, Cybercity Builders & Developers Pvt Ltd.; Sri Prabhakar Reddy, Managing Director, ONE WEST; Mr. T.V. Madhupal, Executive Assistant Manager, HICC & Novotel and Mr. Suresh Reddy, M.D., Pride Honda; today at Hyderabad Golf Club, Golconda.
The first four editions of the Cancer Crusaders Invitation Cup organized in 2010, 2012, 2014 and 2016, were a runaway success. Former Indian cricket skipper Kapil Dev Nikhanj; Actor Nagarjuna; Star Tennis player Sania Mirza; Former All England Champion Pullela Gopichand; Cine Actresses Richa Gangopadhyay, Priyamani, Samantha; Tamannaah Bhatia, Ms. D.K. Aruna, Ms. Katherine Dhanani, Smt. Tejdeep Kaur Menon; Ms. Shobana Kamineni, Mrs. Shilpa Reddy brought tremendous recognition to the tournament by participating along with the golf enthusiasts. This year too, around 250 Golfers are expected to participate in the tournament.
Speaking on the occasion Kajal Agarwal said, being associated with a noble cause like this delights me. I appreciate Cure foundation for the yeoman service it's rendering in the crusade against the dreaded disease. She said prevention is better than cure. Awareness helps in detecting the disease early and aids in nipping it in the bud stage. CURE has been creating awareness about cancer and has been treating poor kids afflicted of cancer with the funds collected, she said.
According to Dr. Vijay Anand Reddy, through this event, we intend to raise money and spread cancer awareness in the society through extensive participation from ace golfers, outstanding sports persons, celebrity figures and opinion leaders. This will be a remarkable day as the leaders of the community set an impactful example