Shopian, Aug 23: The Police sports festival Shopian was today inaugurated by SSP Shopian Shri. Shriram Ambarkar in presence of CEO Shopian Shri Mohammad Sadiq and Youth service and sports officer. The festival is being organized under civic action programme.
Speaking on the occasion, SSP Shopian said that the main aim of the festival is to channelize the talent of youth towards the right direction. He also said that organizing such events will help to strengthen the police public relations.
The event comprises cricket, volleyball, kabbadi,rugby, wushu, kick boxing, tug of war, karrate, race 200mts, javelin throw, discuss throw (2 kg), short put(4.5kg)in girls competition kho kho, race 100 mts , T- 20 cricket, volleyball, race 100mts, jeveline throw, discuss throw (1kg) , short put (4.5kg).
The top three teams/ individuals players will participate at range , zone and state level subsequently .