CRPF shooting event inaugurated

CRPF shooting event inaugurated

Rajyavardhan Rathore (left)

The 9th All India Police Shooting Championship was declared open by 2004 Olympic silver medallist and Minister of State for Information & Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Rathore at the Central Reserve Police Force campus in Gurgaon on Sunday. The five day championship is being organised by the CRPF.

A total of over 470 players, including 50 women from 20 State Police Forces and 6 Central Armed Police Forces are participating in 17 events.

Speaking on the occasion, Rathore laid emphasis on providing good infrastructure to players so that they can excel.