Inspector General of Police, Islamabad Muhammad Khalid Khattak Friday inaugurated Police Sports Event and players of various divisions of the force will participate in it.
At the inaugural ceremony, the IGP said that sports activities were very much crucial for a healthy society which not only promoted environment of competition but also inculcated the spirit to counter tough situation.
A sports committee was constituted under supervision of SP (City) Zubair Ahmed Shaikh to select the players which also included Sub-Inspector Muhammad Ayub Awan who served in it Sports Office and ASI Muhammad Tahir served Assistant Sports Officer in it.
All Sports activities will be monitored by SSP (Headquarters) Muhammad bin Ashraf who will also ensure logistic support during the event.
The Sports Committee selected the players of hockey, cricket, football, volleyball and Kabadi from all divisions of Islamabad police.
The IGP Islamabad said that sports activities were important for a healthy society and it promoted environment of competition and inculcate the spirit to counter tough situation. He said that policemen feel exhausted from long duties and such event will help to entertain them and provide them opportunity to demonstrate their sports skills.—APP