Budgam, March 27:Â Budgam Police organised a cross country-run which was flagged-off by SSP Budgam Tahir Saleem Khan. The event started at 08:30 am from Railway Station Budgam and culminated at Sports Stadium here covering a distance of about 4 kilometres.
More than 250 persons/students of different age groups participated in the event with keen enthusiasm.
During the pre-flag-off ceremony, SSP Budgam interacted with the participants and said the event â€˜Run for Unityâ€™ has been organised to nurture the sportsman spirit among the youth.
During the closing ceremony held at Sports Stadium Budgam, Deputy Commissioner Budgam Shahbaz Mirza distributed cash rewards, mementoes and certificates among the first 13 winners of the event.
Among the winners, Zahid Farooq secured first position, Abid Hussain second position and the third position was jointly secured by Maqsood Hussain and Fida Hussain.
A cash reward of Rs 5000, 3000 and 2000 was awarded to the first three position holders respectively while as Rs 1000 each was awarded to subsequent four-position holders.