STATE TIMES NEWS
JAMMU: J&K Police is scheduled to organize Run for Fun “Jammu Marathon-2023” on March 5, 2023 at Jammu under its Civic Action Programme (CAP). The event shall take place at Gulshan Ground, Jammu.
A meeting was held on Thursday at APHQ Conference Hall Jammu under the chairmanship of Nisha Nathyal, DIG Armed Jammu to finalize the arrangements for conducting the event successfully.
Nisha, who is the organizing secretary of the event, issued necessary instructions to the officers having different areas of responsibility for accomplishment of their respective assignment meticulously without any flaws.
Earlier, Kuldeep Handoo, DySP Sports APHQ J&K apprised the house about all the activities being carried out for successful conduct of the event through a visual presentation.
The event is organized for the people of all walks of life including children of different schools. Various events which are scheduled to take place during Run for Fun “Jammu Marathon-2023” on March 05, 2023 at Gulshan Ground Jammu include 1st Category 21 KM Half Marathon (MEN), 2nd Category 10 KM Road Race Women (Above 18 years), 3rd Category 10 KM Road Race Boys (Under 18 years), 4th Category 10 KM Road Race Girls (Under 18 years), 5th Category 10 KM Road Race Veteran Men (Above 45 years), 6th Category 10 KM Road Race Veteran Women (Above 45 years), 7th Category 05 KM Sub. Jr. Boys (Under 14 years), 8th Category 04 KM Sub. Jr. Girls (Under 14 years), 9th/10th Category 2 KM Specially abled (Male/Female) and 11th Category 3 KM Run for Fun for all Senior Citizens/Men/Women & Children.
The participants shall have to assemble at the venue on 0500 hours for scrutiny and distribution of Chest Numbers/T-shirts.
The Half Marathon Men 21 KM and other categories shall be flagged off by the Chief Guest and the Senior officers at 0645 hours onwards one after another on March 5 from Gulshan Ground Jammu.
After the conclusion of the Marathon, a prize distribution/ presentation ceremony shall take place at Gulshan Ground, Jammu. This shall follow a raffle draw of Chest Nos. in which each 1st, 2nd and 3rd winners shall get a bicycle.
Six registration counters have already been established in Jammu city for registration of the participants who may like to participate in the marathon.
Among others the meeting was attended by Dr. Koshal Sharma SSP CO IRP 19th Bn, Mahmood Ahmad SSP SO to ADGP Armed J&K, Anita Sharma CO IRP 14th Bn, Kulbir Singh SSP CO IRP 18th Bn, Shahzad Ahmad Salaria SSP APCR Jammu, P. K. Modi SSP, Surjeet Kumar SSP DyCO IRP 15th Bn, Nasir Ahmed SP Dy.CO IRP 7th Bn, Balwant Raj Bhagat Dy.CO AP 8th Bn, Perbeet Singh Dy.CO IRP 12th Bn, Mamta Sharma SP South Jammu, Rakesh Gupta I/C ACS, Imran Malik DySP Crime Branch Jammu, Reyaz Ahmad DySP Security Jammu, Sunil Kumar DySP IRP 12th Bn, Surinder Pal DySP IRP 18th Bn, Sharat Chander Singh Gen. Secy. J&K Athletics Association, Manzoor Ahmad DySP Telecom Hqrs., Bikram Kumar DySP Traffic City Jammu, Mohinder Paul DySP SDRF 2nd Bn Jammu, Kuldeep Handoo DySP Sports APHQ J&K, Ashwani Kumar Accounts Officer APHQ J&K, Dr. Sunil Physician Police Hospital Jammu, Ramesh Pandita Inspr. IT Branch APHQ J&K, Rashid Ahmed Inspr. JKP CST, Sh. Madhupal Singh Inspr. JKP CST, Inspr. Younis Ahmad MTO APHQ J&K, Krishan Saroop Rathore SI Incharge Research & Development Branch APHQ J&K and athletic coaches Reyaz Ahmad CST and Tahir Ahmad CST.