Tournament Equipments

(A)  Gatka Ground Equipment

The following ground equipment must be available as per the requirement but may be increased in view of level of tournament:

  1. Sufficient amount of chalk powder or 50 KGs Lime Kali Chuna (Calcium Hydroxide) or tape to draw the ground markings/lines.
  2. A measuring meter tape at least 50 feet long.
  3. Six tables and ten chairs for officials, referees etc.
  4. Gong (with striker) or bell.
  5. Two stop watches.
  6. Five (5) whistles.
  7. One first-aid kit.
  8. Notepads for Judgement/Result sheets conforming to the pattern drawn up by the NGAI.
  9. Sticks and Farris (at least twenty each).
  10. At least ten Faceguards (Five Red and five Blue).
  11. Singlets/ Jackets at least ten (five red and five blue).
  12. Belts (Kamarkassa) at least ten (white/yellow/blue or different colour except red).
  13. First-Aid Kit, one stretcher and one ambulance (as close to the ground as possible).
  14. Plain papers, file covers (20), pens, staplers (2) and carbon papers.
  15. Red and Blue flags tied properly on a 1½ foot long stick (at least 3 each).

In case of Gatka Management System, then there shall be ;

  1. Five computers/laptops, two printers with UPSs, five extension boards.
  2. One coloured printer.
  3. Digital Scoreboard
  4. At least two LEDs
  5. Three HD video cameras
  6. Uninterrupted /backup power supply/Generator (Silent)
  7. Fast speed internet connection with wi-fi router


(B)  Minimum Requirements for a tournament

The following are tentative requirements that must be available but keeping in view the level of tournament these items may be increased:

  1. VIP stage should be at least 20x15x4 size, Lecture stand, at least 2 seven seater Sofas for VIPs, Carpets, Flower decoration on stage, badges for VIPs
  2. At least 30 deluxe chairs on VIP stage & 500 chairs for public with covers
  3. Backdrop at VIP stage : size 10×6 or as per size of VIP stage
  4. Sound system, 4 cordless mikes, CD/USB player, and a generator
  5. Two Gatka grounds : size 50 ft radius each, may be on stages measuring 50x50x3 ft, 4 judgement tables, 3 tables with covers for placing weapons, Victory stand, 20 Flags with different colours, 3 flag poles for NGAI and WGF flags, trained person for flag hoisting, band party,
  6. Welcome banner, Entry gate and at least 2 hoarding in the grounds,
  7. Drinking water for players and public (water tanker), mineral water bottles for VIP, tea/coffee and snacks and dry fruits on stage,
  8. ‘Langar’ for players and public if possible,
  9. Lohis and Siropas for honouring VIPs and Referees
  10. If more than one day event, then comfortable night stay arrangements,
  11. Invitation for press and their seating arrangement, press note preparation and emailing
  12. Photographer and Videographer for coverage
  13. Medals and certificates
  14. All arrangements to operate Gatka Management system during the event