Excelsior Sports Correspondent
UDHAMPUR, Jan 3: As per the directions of Director General of Police, Prisons J&K Jammu, SK Mishra, Badminton Tournament got underway at District Jail, here today.
The Tournament was inaugurated by Harish Kotwal, Superintendent Jail Udhampur.
The matches were played between two teams of Jail inmates who have been trained by the officials of the Department of Youth Services and sports Udhampur.
The objective of the Tournament is to keep the inmates mentally and physically fit, besides relieving them from stress and strain.
Harish Kotwal appreciated the teams and emphasized that more and more jail inmates should take part in sports activities to keep themselves fit.
The final match of Tournament will be played on January 6, 2017.