Ganderbal : Continuing with the endeavour to strengthen police-public relations and to promate sports activities among the youth of district Ganderbal , the Ganderbal district police today organized Sports festival at Police Sports Stadium Sehpora . the sports festival games including , Cosco Ball , wrestling , Volley Ball, Kho Kho, Chess, Carrom , Judoo, Tug of war , athletic events and Sqay Marshal Art was played during festival and about 54 different teams of the different sports activities involving more then 486 players dawn from the different parts of the district participated in the festival .
During the valedictory function trophies and cash prizes were distributed amongst the winners and runner up teams. Also certificates of participation were given to the participants of today’s marathon. Every winning team got prizes worth Rs. 5000 five thousand , while the runner-ups got Rs.3000 .
SSP Ganderbal Fayaz Ahmad Lone said that JKP has been organizing various sports events with the aim to provide platform to the talented youth who have great potential in different sports activities adding that such events also bridge the gap between police and public.
Chairman JKYDF Dr Bilal Ahmad appreciated the role of police for keeping the sports activities alive in the district and also congratulated the players for maintaining high standards of discipline during the entire tournament.
Prominent personalities of the district , DSP Headquarter, Ganderbal Dr Rameez Raja , SHO Ganderbal Mohammad Ayoub other police and civil officials were also present on the occasion .
The event was organized under civic action programme.