Jammu Tawi, December 15
Staff Officer to ADGP Armed J&K, M Y Kichloo, SSP today felicitated Volleyball Cluster teams of J&K Police who successfully participated in 65th All India Police Volleyball Cluster 2016. The event was organized by Andhra Pradesh Police at Vishakhapatnam (A.P) w.e.f November 28, 2016 to December 02, 2016.
Amongst Volleyball, Handball & Basketball teams of J&K Police who participated in the 65th All India Police Volleyball Cluster 2016, Volleyball team of J&K Police won all its pool (H) matches against Chandigarh, Andaman Nicobar, Jharkhand and Andhra Pradesh Police teams and qualified for Quarter finals. The Volleyball team of J&K Police broke 12 years old record of qualifying in Quarter Final. It was a very nail biting battle against host Andhra Pradesh Police team in final round. The J&K Police however lost in Quarter Finals against Karnataka Police team who secured 4th place in the tournament and J&K Police occupied (1st) 8th place in the tournament. Staff Officer to ADGP Armed J&K appreciated the Volleyball team for its good performance in such a mega national event and honored the whole team and the coach of the J&K Police Volleyball team Inspector Sajad Hussain with handsome Cash Reward and Commendation Certificates.
Lauding the performance and discipline exhibited by the J&K Police players during 65th All India Police Volleyball Cluster 2016, Kichloo asked them to always upheld the sanctity of games spirit and abide by the rule and regulations governing a particular game both in victory and defeat. International Volleyball Coach Inspector Sajad Hussain of J&K Police who accompanied the Volleyball team in the 65th All India Police Volleyball cluster 2016 is having the distinction of having officiated as coach of the Junior India Volleyball team in 9th Junior Asian Championship 2012 held in Iran, Urmia where the team got 4th place and qualified for World Championship 2013. He is also having the distinction of having functioned as coach of Junior Volleyball team in under 21 Volleyball World Championship 2013 held at Turkey, Ankara. Among others, Sports Officer J&K Police Jigmet Lundhup and DySP (Pers.) APHQ Junaid Wali-KPS were also present on the occasion.