Srinagar: An Inter Coy Badminton Women/Men’s (Single) tournament, a part of Battalion Annual Sports calendar 2016, was inaugurated by Commandant JKAP 9th Bn Shailender Singh at Armed Police Complex Zewan, on Thursday
Six female players of the various Battalions of lady contingent APC Zewan and eight male players from the companies of the battalion are participating in the said tournament. Two matches were played on first day of the tournament.
Speaking on the inaugural function, Commandant JKAP 9th Bn Shailender Singh said that there is ample talent of sports among the officers and jawans of the Battalion. He said that organizing such tournaments will help them to nourish their talent, besides keeping them physically and mentally fit. Commandant of the battalion appreciated the morale of the female players and their sportsmanship.
The Inaugural function was attended by DySP Mumtaz Ali Bhatti, DySP Sunil Singh and DySP Sandeep Kour.