Srinagar: Additional Director General of Police Armed J&K Vijay Kumar on Sunday chaired a meeting to review the arrangements for the 23rd All India Police Water Sports Championship being held in Dal Lake Srinagar from March 2, 2024.
The event being hosted by the Jammu & Kashmir Police will commence from March 2 to 8 at Dal Lake and back Lawn of SKICC Srinagar.
The meeting was held at conference Hall PCR Srinagar during which the ADGP took the stock of all the arrangements and preparations made by the different committees in connection with smooth and successful conduct of the event.
Altogether 28 teams of different CAPFs & State Police including 22 Men & 6 Women teams comprising 30 players each from across the Country are expected to participate in this Championship.
More than 800 athletes from across the Country will prove their mettle in the mega event in Canoeing, Kayaking and Rowing.
The teams will be distributed into groups by way of drawing lots during a meeting with the managers & other technical officials March 2.
The meeting focused on ensuring seamless organization and safety protocols besides, aimed to ensure a smooth and enjoyable experience for all involved.
While briefing about the mega event, the ADGP directed the managing staff that even small things relating to the conduct of the event should be flawless and carried out meticulously in all respects.
He directed that proper arrangements must be put in place for the opening and closing of the Championship. He said that all arrangements should be put in place properly to make this event a grand success.
The arrangements for sightseeing in different places were also discussed during the meeting.
Elaborate arrangements in terms of security, traffic management, transportation & accommodation for the participants were also discussed during the meeting.
Moreover, the availability of critical care ambulances with necessary equipment & doctors was also discussed. Besides, officers were also directed to ensure police bandobast in and around the venue for the safety of participants.
He also directed the officers to keep a strict vigil on anti-national elements to avoid any untoward incident during the Championship.