JK Police Ice Hockey Tournament Started at Goshan International Ice Hockey Rink Drass
Such Events Helps Budding Sports Person to reach Professional Goal: Dr Vinod
SSP Kargil Dr Vinod Kumar inaugurated Ice hockey tournament organised by District Police Kargil Ladakh at Ice Hockey Rink, Goshan Drass.
The five day tournament is being organized by District Police Kargil under Civic Action Programme 2018-19. The tournament is witnessing participation of ten teams hailing from different areas of District Kargil.
Dr. Vinod Kumar-IPS SP Kargil was the chief Guest on the occasion. The event added colour to winter as people in all age groups turned up in large numbers braving bone chilling cold to witness the event.
SP Kargil said that aim of the tournament is to usher in healthy life style in People and promote winter sports in Kargil. He said that although ice Hockey is lesser known in other parts of the country but it is most sought after sport in Ladakh region considering the high potential due to natural weather. He added that by utilizing this platform to showcase their talent and skills can prove crucial for these players in reaching professional success.
District Police Kargil is organizing this Ice Hockey Tournament in Sub-Divisional Drass which is second coldest inhabitant place in the world naturally suitable for this game.
The inaugural match of the tournament was played between Adventure Club, Dass and Samarah Club, Chiktan in which former emerged winner with scoreline of 4-3.
On this occasion Sh. Gh Rsool I/C SDM Drass, Sh. Rigzin Sandup-JKPS Dy.SP DAR Kargil, Inspector Tsewang Norbu SHO P/S Drass, Mohd Amin Polo of Himalayan Sports Club and other officer/officials were also present.