Valedictory function of Open South Kashmir Pencak Silat Championship held in Awantipora
Srinagar: Valedictory function of two-day Open South Kashmir Pencak Silat Championship 2021-22 was held at Awantipora.
“The event was organized by Police in collaboration with Pencak Silat Association of Jammu at Government Degree College Pampore,” said a police spokesperson.
“SSP Awantipora Mohd Yousif was the chief guest on the occasion. SDPO Pampore, DySP DAR, Principal Government Degree College Pampore and members of Pencak Silat were also present on the occasion. Besides, 300 participants of different age groups across the South Kashmir Range participated in the event,” the spokesperson said.
“While addressing the participants, SSP Awantipora congratulated the winners and reiterated that Police is committed to give boost to the sports and other youth development activities in the area to channelize the youth energy in positive manner. He further stated that sports activities are important for personality development, positivity, good health and keeps the individual away from the negative forces,” he said.
“Later, SSP Awantipora & Principal Government Degree College Pampore also distributed Cash prizes/medals/certificates among the winners and also distributes participation certificates among all the participants,” he added.