CHANDIGARH 17.06.22-Chandigarh Police has successfully conducted a Football Tournament for boys (Under-16) on 16&17 June 2022, under the supervision of Sh.Mridul, IPS, SDPO-South West.

The tournament was organizedat Football ground, RTC, Police Lines, Sec-26, Chandigarh, with the motive to encourage Youth towards Sports and deter their interest towards Drugs and anti-social activities. Itwas also an initiative towards Community Policing and instill sense of co-operation among General Public. The tournament was inaugurated by Ms. Shruti Arora, IPS, SP-City, UT, Chandigarh.

During the tournament, 5 teams of boys of locality have slogged their guts out as well as shown great skills and sportsmanship, to win the tournament. The prize money were proposed to be Rs. 11,000/- and Rs 7,100/- respectively for Winner and Runner-up Teams. Apart from this, Rs.5100/- was proposed to the best player of the Tournament. Today, final match was played between SFA Team and St. Soldier Team.SFA Team is Winner and St. Soldier Team is Runner-up.Today, in the closing ceremony of the Tournament, Sh. Parveen Ranjan, IPS, DGP, UT-Chandigarh along with Sh. Kuldeep Singh Chahal, IPS, SSP-UT Chandigarh, Ms.Shruti Arora, IPS, SP-City, UT Chandigarh were present and prizes were distributed by them to the Winner and Runner-up Teams.

Further, Senior Police Officers as well as prominent persons of locality also charmed the event with their kind presence.