SRINAGAR: Additional Director General of Police, Civil Defence, Home Guards and SDRF, L Mohanti, felicitated the Civil Defence/ SDRF Team for winning Gold Medal in the Kashmir White Water Rafting Marathon, which was held at Wussan, Ganderbal earlier this week.
The event had been jointly organised by the Department of Tourism and Adventure Tour Operators Association of Kashmir.
Around 11 teams, including teams from Kashmir University, Central University of Kashmir, Islamia College, Adventure Tour Operators Association of Kashmir, Tourism Department, J&K Ski & Mountaineering Association, J&K Mountaineering and Hiking Club and Kashmir Rafting Operators Association of Kashmir had participated and the team from Civil Defence/ SDRF had stood first.
Present at the felicitation ceremony, were Commandant SDRF, Bashir Ahmed Sofi and Director, Disaster Management J&K, Aamir Ali, who facilitated as the Team Manager. Felicitating the winning team, Mohanti announced cash reward and commendation certificates, in favour Javed Ahmed Tinda, Irfan Hussain, Sajad Hussain Matoo, Mohd. Akbar Akhoon, Irfan Hussain Tinda, Waseem Hussain Akhoon and Aqib Hussain Akhoon.