Kings XI Punjab were the finalists of IPL 2014 © IANS

New Delhi: Sep 8, 2014

The Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in a tie-up with Smile Foundation celebrated the International Literacy Day in their bid to encourage children towards brighter future. Cricketers Sandeep Sharma and Karanveer Singh visited Smile Foundation centre today to encourage the children spending some time with them.

KXIP has pledged to support Smile Foundation in its mission to change the lives of the disadvantaged girl child through education in India. With the intent to raise awareness about girl education, the players of KXIP interacted with the children and engaged in fun activities.

KXIP reached the finals of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014, where they lost to Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).