Jammu & Kashmir Police Sub-junior Ice Hockey Championship was held at Ice Hockey Rink,Bemathang Kargil
Today on 28.01.2019 inaugral ceremony of Jammu & Kashmir Police Sub-junior Ice Hockey Championship was held at Ice Hockey Rink, Bemathang Kargil. The Three-day tournament is being organized by District Police Kargil in collaboration with Kargil Ice and Snow Sports Club(KISSC).
The tournament is witnessing participation of four sub-junior teams hailing from different areas of District Kargil .The final match will be played on 30.01.2019.
The event was declared open by Dr.Vinod Kumar-IPS,SP Kargil who 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.
During the opening ceremony 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 young players in reaching professional success.District Police Kargil is organising another Ice Hockey Tournament in Sub-division Drass after conclusion of this event.
On this occasion Sh.Sonam Chosjor ADC Kargil , Sh. Mujahid-ul Haq Dy.SP Hqrs. Kargil,,Sh Amaan Ali Khan General Secretary KISSC,Insp Mohammad Nissar Coordinator and other officers/officials were also present.