Jashan-e-Dal, the 3-day long festival held in the world famous Dal lake concluded on Friday.
The event was declared open at a colorful function on October 17. Various aquatic games including Open Kashmir Marathon Shikara Race were the part of the festival.
Speaking on the occasion, the director General of Police (DGP), Ashok Prasad, hailed the contribution of Jammu and Kashmir Police. He said that JKP has always remained on forefront in polishing the talent of the youth in sports arena and maintained that the Organisation, besides its professional duties, has been carrying out various activities for the development of the youth of the State.
The DGP said that Civic Action Programme has been introduced by the Organisation with the aim to provide benefits to the civil society by undertaking different activities. He said that the Organisation is holding various sports festivals, tournaments in different parts including the poor pockets of the State to cultivate talent among the youth in various disciplines. Besides some cultural activities are conducted to provide a platform to the talented artists in the field and refine their talent by providing assistance to excel at higher levels.
On the occasion, Prasad distributed the prizes among the winners in different disciplines. He congratulated the winners and asked the participants to continue their efforts and earn a good name for the State at national level competitions.