61st All India Police Hockey Championship from Dec 07: DGP


Jammu, December 04 (Scoop News) –The Jammu and Kashmir Police is going to host the 61st All India Police Hockey Championship -2012, here in Jammu.

Starting from December 7, the championship would last till December 14 with participation of twenty four Police Hockey teams from various states, Union Territories (UTs) and Central Police Organizations (CPOs).

 Addressing a press conference here today, the Director General Police,  Ashok Prasad said that the matches of the Championship are being conducted and officiated by expert officials under the banner of All India Police Sports Control Board New Delhi. The matches of the championship shall be played on League cum Knock Out basis. 

For smooth conduct of the Championship all the arrangements for the teams related to accommodation, transport, sight-seeing, cultural programmes, and medical facilities have been worked out by different committees which are being supervised by organizing Secretary.

Over the last two decades, besides maintaining public order and tackling insurgency, the J&K Police has made a land mark as a host, for organizing many prestigious and high profile All India Police Championships, bestowed by All India Police Sports Control Board New Delhi, in a professional manner.