Srinagar: Mizoram won the 71st B N Mullik Memorial All India Police Football Championship defeating Assam rifles by a solitary goal at Bakshi Stadium Srinagar on Monday.
Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha attended the closing ceremony of the Championship and congratulated all the participants and winners.
The Lt Governor said it is indeed an honour for J&K to host the Championship.
Speaking on the occasion, the Lt Governor paid tributes to B N Mullik and said this tournament which saw participation of players from around the country is a befitting tribute to him for his exemplary service to the nation.
The teams from various states and CAPFs have strengthened the spirit of unity in diversity and Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat”, he said.
The leadership, discipline, enthusiasm, valor & sacrifice of our brave soldiers & officers of the police & CAPF is an inspiration to the society and people, he added.
The Lt Governor said that we are continuously working to establish an environment that is conducive to stability, security and economic development of the region.
Dilbag Singh, DGP, officers of Civil and Police Administration, players, coaches, managers of the State Police and Central Security Forces teams were present.