35-day long wall climbing camp concludes

Praising the efforts of Lal Public School, Botakadal, Srinagar for showcasing the cultural heritage by exhibiting the symbols of culture the DGP announced cash prize of Rs.20,000- for the school.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Oct 24 2017 12:08AM | Updated Date: Oct 24 2017 12:08AM
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The closing ceremony of 35-day long wall climbing camp organised by Jammu and Kashmir Police in collaboration with Department of Tourism under its civic action programme was held today at tourist reception centre (TRC) Nowgam.         

Director General of Police, Dr SP Vaid who was chief guest on the occasion distributed prizes among the winners. In the camp 182 youth from South Kashmir districts of Anantnag, Pulwama, Shopian, Kulgam, Awantipora participated.

Speaking on the occasion the DGP said that since Jammu and Kashmir had enough potential of adventure sports and there is a need to harness the same and propagate them through facebook and other social media by making adventure sports clubs.

Praising the efforts of Lal Public School, Botakadal, Srinagar for showcasing the cultural heritage by exhibiting the symbols of culture the DGP announced cash prize of Rs.20,000- for the school.

Earlier in his welcome address IGP (Hqrs.) PHQ, Surinder Gupta said that the wall climbing camp started on September 13 and concluded on October17.  

In his vote of thanks address SSP Abdul Rashid Bhat, Commandant JKAP 12th Bn. thanked the chief guest, other guests, parents of the youth, media for making the programme success.

Earlier the students of Lal Public School, Botakadal, Srinagar presented the show of the cultural heritage of Kashmir.

The Central Cultural Team of J&K Police also enthralled the audience by presenting popular songs in different languages.

On this occasion ADGP Armed, AK Choudhary, Director Vigilance, SJM Gillani, IGP Traffic, Jagjit Kumar, IGP Railways, Mubarak Ahmad Ganaie,  IGP (Hqrs.) PHQ, Surinder Gupta, IGP Armed Kashmir, S Ahfadul  Mujtaba, AIsG PHQ, Mubassir Latifi, Abdul Waheed Shah and number of commandants of the Armed,IR Battalions were present on this occasion.

Besides, distributing the prizes among the first 10 youth who excelled in the camp, track suits were provided to all the participants.

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