‘All’s well That ends well’! The two-day annual police sports meet ends on a grand note at the District Armed Reserve Police Ground here on January 7, 2022
Mangaluru: “All’s well That ends well!” – It’s true. Quoting Shakespeare’s words, “But with the word, the weather will bring summer, When the brambles have leaves as well as thorns, All is well that ends well; again, the fine is the crown; Whatever the course, the end is fame “- members of the Mangalore Police Station Organizing Committee did a wonderful job organizing the annual two-day Police Sports Meeting which began on January 6 and ended on January 7, 2022.
Persistence can turn failure into extraordinary success. The more difficult the victory, the greater the happiness of winning. If you don’t trust yourself, you will always find a way not to win. Do you know what is the favorite part of the sport? The opportunity to participate. Gold medals aren’t really made of gold. They’re made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts. And besides, the police department under the leadership of Police Commissioner N Shashi Kumar had been keenly interested in involving the police force in exercise / fitness programs to keep them healthy and fit. shape, and this annual sporting event 2022.
It is said, “Talent wins the games, but teamwork and intelligence wins the championships”, and with this in mind, seven police teams from Mangaluru Town Police Station as the Army Reserve Police City, Central Subdivision Police, South Subdivision Police, North Subdivision- Division Police, Traffic Subdivision, Police, Special Unit Police of the city and the female police, all dressed in colorful T-shirts with logo, took part in the march parade to mark the end of the annual two-day sports day, held in the district armed reserve. Police Ground on Friday January 7, 2022. Police officers, their families and staff gathered with great ardor and enthusiasm to witness the final of the annual sporting event in pleasant weather.
The seven teams marched splendidly with pride and elegance in their colorful shirts to mark the closing ceremony to the sound of the police band. The dignitaries on the dais, namely – DK Deputy Commissioner Dr KV Rajendra, joined by Dakshina Kannada District and Sessions Chief Judge, Judge B Muralidhar Pai as the main guest, joined by guests of honor – Police Commissioner N Shashi Kumar, Mangaluru Town Company Commissioner Akshy Sridhar; DK Police Superintendent Sonavane Hrishikesh Bhagawan; CAR-DCP Chennaveerappa Hadapadh; and ACP (Crime & Traffic) BP Dinesh Kumar received the guard of honor from the marching teams.
In his speech, Police Commissioner N Shashi Kumar said: “I would like to congratulate the police team behind organizing this sporting event which I think is the best I have seen in my life. After completing my one-year term on January 1, the police personnel I work with are disciplined, committed and hardworking, and I am proud of them. Last year we launched a fitness program for our police staff with the aim of ensuring good health and fitness for all staff. Usually, after a while, due to pressure at work, which includes maintaining law and order, staff forget to focus on their own health. Women tend to gain weight due to pregnancy, hormonal imbalances and injuries, and are often busy balancing work and family ”.
“Long hours of service, irregular eating habits and lack of sleep are taking their toll. This is an attempt to improve health and fitness, I ask our staff to make the most of the exercise and sports opportunity, and to ensure that they lose weight and look good. Exercise and sporting events, if strictly followed, will not only help maintain good health, but will also reduce hospital expenses in the long run. Delighted to see that many have actively participated in this two-day sport, with great sportsmanship, and it shows their determination and their love of the sport, ”added the police commissioner.
Speaking on the occasion, MCC Commissioner Akshy Sridhar said: “You have to aim high to achieve a lot. Participating is more important than winning. Win or lose, you have to accept the challenge. If you lose once, try again and you will succeed. For sports fans, sport is the epitome of hard work and dedication. To reach the pinnacle of their sport, even the most naturally gifted athletes must give their all. The only way to prove that you are a good athlete is to lose. In sport, it’s not just about winning, it’s about participating. It’s not the will to win that matters, everyone has it. It is the will to prepare to win that counts ”.
Before the closing ceremony of the annual sports meeting, events such as the men’s and women’s relay race, the police children’s race and the slow-motion motorcycle race were held, which received thunderous applause. a crowd. DC and other dignitaries after the police flag was lowered handed out prizes to the winners at evening sporting events. Speaking at the rally, DC Dr KV Rajendra said, “Sport helps maintain the mental and physical health of an individual. Sport also helps to overcome stress. District police personnel faced many challenges during the pandemic, and they all did a great job. All the police officers worked honestly and tirelessly. We must congratulate them for their service ”.
“In a sporting event, it is very important to have teamwork, team spirit, cooperation and the attitude to encourage teammates. The advantage of sporting events is that you develop qualities of leadership, physical strength and competitiveness. Obviously, exercise can help you reach your fitness goals and maintain a healthy weight. However, they also encourage healthy decision making, like not to smoke and not to drink. Playing sports can help us feel fitter, healthier, and mentally strong, and that’s just the start. Sport can also be fun, especially when played with a team, with family or friends. Sport can also develop great leaders and be an opportunity for individuals to shine, whether playing for a local football club or internationally. I am very impressed with the way this sports event was organized ”concluded DC.
Among the few other MCs who meticulously featured the sporting event, the guest appearance of ACP (Traffic) Nataraj, also using his comparison style with a witty wit, brought some charm to the finale of the event. Barke’s Police Inspector Jyothirlinga Honnakatte also helped organize the event. The vote of thanks was moved by ACP (Crime & Traffic) BP Dinesh Kumar. The fun and frolics of this two-day annual police meeting ended with some entertaining and haunting songs from Top Cop N Shashi Kumar.
A POLICE AND MEDIA MEETING WAS HELD AT THE OCEAN PEARL HOTEL BEFORE THE ANNUAL SPORTS MEETING CLOSING CEREMONY
When it comes to hospitality and gestures to Journos / media staff, Mangaluru has so far never seen such a NICE, FRIENDLY and FUN Commissioner like N Shashi Kumar, and on behalf of Mangalorean team and other media, the staff would like to warmly thank him for his friendly association and his relationship with the media staff.
On the occasion, the Police Commissioner expressed his feelings with his kind words of wisdom and thanked the media for the support given to him during his one-year tenure, and also called for the same support in 2022. A work bearing the image of the police commissioner by a pro artist was unveiled on the occasion, and Top’s cop appreciated the artist’s benevolent gesture.
The dignitaries present on the platform during the meeting with the police commissioner were Hariram Shanker from DCP and PS Hegde, CAR-DCP Chennaveerappa Hadapadh; ACP (Crime & Traffic) BP Dinesh Kumar, Alfie D’Souza from Mangalorean.com representing the media fraternity. After a sumptuous lunch, it was time to sing, where a group of police and media unleashed their hidden talents, and the conclusion to the singing extravagance was at the helm of Top Cop who sang quite a few songs captivating the public.