LAHORE – The eight-member Delhi golf team under the banner of Delhi Explorers city on Thursday played golf at the Royal Palm Golf Course.

The Delhi team comprising senior golfers Admiral S Jain, Vice Admiral SC Chopra, Air Marshall DS Sabhiki, RM Kaul, Ashok Malik, Mona Primlani, Mukta Malhotra (lady golfer) and Capt MS Kohli, the leader of Delhi Explorers.

During the golf playing round they matched golfing abilities with a few seasoned golfers of Lahore including Khalid Amir Khan, Col (retd) Rao Qamar, Tariq Jamil, Brig (retd) Javed Sheikh and Dr Tariq Malik.

The Indians were accurate off the tees and found the excellent fairways to their liking and enjoyed their shot making. The only lady golfer Mukta Malhotra is an accomplished golfer and has won many tournaments in India was in fine trim and a smooth golf swing.

“I am really amazed at the hospitality of our Pakistani hosts, of course not that we expected anything less,” said Mukta. “I normally practice at the prestigious DLF Golf Course in Delhi and love every moment of it and would love and be honoured if the lady golfers from Pakistan could visit us.”

Another lady from India Usha Malik wife of Ashok Malik said: “The visit to Royal Palm is going to be a memorable one and I can only say that the golf course is a beauty.”