17th All India police water sports competition commences
Bhopal, December 8, 2017 (Ataullah Faizan): Chief Minister Mr. Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that sports are an integral part of life. Games keep a person free of worries and keeps one healthy. CM Mr. Chouhan was addressing a gathering at the inaugural ceremony of the 17th All India Police Water Sports Competition. He announced the inauguration of the competition and released a souveneir. CM Mr. Chouhan said that there should be no politics in sports, there should be sports in politics.Games keep us happy and increase our capacity to work. It is a matter of pride for Madhya Pradesh as the 17th All India Water Sports Competition is being organised in the state for the fourth time in the last 15 years. The facilities developed for games in Madhya Pradesh is a matter of pride. Welcoming the guests at the inaugura ceremony, Additional Director General of Police Mr. S.L. Thausen told that 400 players from 21 states are taking part in the competition. As many as 180 medals will be given away in 86 competitions. Madhya Pradesh team Captain Mr. Narendra Yadav administered oath to the participants. Additional Chief Secretary Home Mr. KK Singh , Director General of Police Mr. R.K. Shukla, senior police officials besides players were present on the occasion.