Sopore : Sports create camaraderie among the youth and shake physique of the youngsters. It promotes mental development by creating high standards of discipline and maintaining physical fitness , A 15 days long sports festival organised by sopore police concluded on Thursday at Khushall Matto Stadium Tulibal Sopore.
During the 15 days long sports festival students participated in different games including Cricket, Volley ball, Carrom, Kho kho, football, kabaddi, short put, Tug of war, karate, Race200/100mtrs, Javelin Throw and Discuss Throw.
DIG of CRPF North Kashmir Rajesh Kumar Yadav was the chief guest on the occasion besides ADC Sopore Khurshid Ahmad Shah KAS, SSP Sopore Harmeet Singh Mehta KPS, CO 22/RR, CO 32/RR, CO 177 CRPF, CO 179 CRPF, SDPO Sopore, SDPO Rafiabad, DySp DAR, Dysp Ops Sopore, SHO Sopore other officers and officials of police were present on the occasion.
Chief Guest while speaking on the occasion appreciated the role of Police for organising such kind of sports festival to the youths. He also expressed his concern for the increasing drug menace in the society and appealed for the support of the society to fight this.
At the end of this festival ,worthy chief guest distributed cash prizes and trophies to winners and runner up teams.
2015 Kashmir Despatch