Cricket, Badminton tournaments concludes at DPL Kulgam
Post by RK News on Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Kulgam, Oct 23: In the memory of police martyrs, Cricket and Badminton tournaments organised by Police in Kulgam under the banner of Civic Action Program (CAP) concluded on Monday at DPL Kulgam in which different teams from across the district participated.
Senior Superintendent of Police Kulgam Shri Sahil Sarangal-IPS graced the occasion as chief guest to boost the morale of participants. Besides, Addl. SP NHW Shri Shabir Ahmad-JKPS, SP Hqrs Kulgam Shri Ghulam Muhammad Bhat-JKPS, DySP DAR Kulgam Shri Rajinder Singh-JKPS and other officers of Kulgam Police were also present on the occasion.
The final match of the cricket tournament was played between Neehama-11 and Kulgam-11. While bating first, Kulgam-11 set a target of 181 Runs. While chasing the target, Neehama-11 lost the match by 66 runs. Showkat Ahmad of Neehama-11 was awarded Man of the Match for his best performance in grand finale and also Man of the series for his best overall performance throughout the tournament. In Badminton Saqib Showkat defeated Aqib Iqbal Lone in grand finale.
On the occasion, SSP Kulgam addressing the participants and spectators said that organizing sports tournaments is a step to promote sports culture especially in youth. The aim of organising such events is to find young, energetic and outstanding talent who in future will represent state and country. He also interacted with participants who thanked SSP Kulgam for organizing such events.
At the end of the final ceremonies, both Winning and runner up players/teams were awarded with cash prizes, trophies and medals. Large number of people across the district witnessed the event and expressed their gratitude towards Kulgam police.