JAMMU: J&K Police Golf team performed well in the All India Police Golf Competition held at ITC Classic golf Course at Manesar Haryana and was declared “second Runner up” on the basis of team Net total score amongst all the states of the country and CPMFs.
J&K Police Golf team comprising of Commandant General HG/CD/ SDRF J&K, Dilbag Singh, IGP (Personnel) J.P SinghIGP Security, Alok Kumar, IGP (CIV) Ashkoor Ahmad Wani, SSP, Commandant JKAP 9th Battalion, Shailendra Kumar and S.O to DIG JSK Range, Pawan Parihar,presented the trophies to DGP J&K on Tuesday.
The DGP felicitated the team captain Dilbag Singh and the team ,appreciating their performance despite the constraints faced by the J&K Police for regular practice and commitment to law & order duties. This is the Ist time that J&K Police as a team has won any position in All India Golf tournament, held outside the State. Alok Kumar, and Pawan Parihar grossed over all 3rd place in the Championship.
Despite tough competition all the team members gave their best and scored far less then their handicap to register themselves in the reckoning for first three positions.
In the end hosts Haryana Police bagged the Ist position, BSF came 2nd overall and J&K Police secured 2nd Runner up position.
Union Minister for Sports Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore gave away the prizes and trophies to the winning teams and especially appreciated the J&K Police teams commendable performance despite very difficult situation in the State.