|Early Times Report|
Jammu, Sept 17: Vivek Gupta Deputy Inspector General of Police Jammu inaugurated the JSK Range Friendship Cricket Cup for the Youths of Jammu, Samba and Kathua in an impressive, colorful and well attended function which is being organized by Range Police Headquarters Jammu under the Civic Action Program of J&K Police at Parade ground Jammu.
The slogan of the event is "Khelo Khel - Bhuloo Nasha". The JSK Range Friendship Cricket Cup for the Youths of Jammu, Samba and Kathua is being organized under the supervision of DIG Jammu, Pawan Sharma SO to DIG Jammu is the incharge of organizing team whereas Rajesh Gill Chief Prosecuting Officer & former Ranji Player is the Coordinator of the tournament.
In the inauguration function Vivek Gupta DIG Jammu was the Chief Guest whereas Pawan Parihar So to DIG Jammu, Amritpal Singh SP North Jammu, Suram Singh SP Rural, Vinay kumar SP South Jammu, Farooq Qaiser SP Headquarters Jammu were the guests of honour.
While speaking on the occasion, the Chief Guest DIG Jammu stated that the sports persons are the real ambassadors in a society who always motivates the young generation to involve them in sports activities, to remain fit & healthy and to stay away from the drugs.
Gupta futher said that the main objective of the tournament is to channelize the energy of youth as also to promote sports in the state so that the youths may stay away from the drugs. He said that it is as part of regular activities of Jammu and Kashmir Police Department, under Civic Action Programme, adding that such programmes also serve as a launching pad in bringing peace and harmony to the state of Jammu and Kashmir through the messengers of peace (sportspersons).
He advised the young participants to work hard and try to find place in national teams. He also wished the participants for a bright future.
On the occasion DIG Jammu also distributed the Cricket uniforms to all the participating teams.
Other present on the occasion includes Hamid Choudhary, DY.S P DAR, Ram Singh DY SP South, Satish Kumar SDPO North, Rajinder Singh SDPO East, Sunil Sharma SHO Pacca Danga, Anil Prade Chowki Officer and Vijay Saberwal President Prade Sports Association.