Chandigarh, September 26 : Punjab Police Team comprising of Sh. S.K. Sharma, IPS, Inspector General of Police, Training, Punjab & Sh. Rupinder Singh, PPS, SP-city-1 and Traffic, Ludhiana were declared the winner in the net category in All India Police Golf Tournatament (AIPGT) 2008 held at RCGC (Royal Calcutta Golf Course) Kolkata. Punjab Team defeated its nearest rival Himachal Team by 5 strokes. The same Team of Punjab Police had been the winner of AIPGT for the year 2006 & 2007.
According to a press note issued here today, the three day tournament was organized by BSF at RCGC, Kolkata from 17th to 19th September, 2008. The Tournament was held amidst heavy rains, soggy course conditions, extreme humidity and hot weather conditions. Despite all odds Sh Rupinder Singh of Punjab Police also won runner up Trophy in the individual net category. Mr. R.S. Khatra, Comdt and Mr. Swinder Singh SP of Punjab Police returned best individual cards from the Punjab Team. Other members of Punjab Team who participated in the Tournament were Sh. A.P. Pandey, IPS, DGP, V & S, PSEB, Sh. Rajan Gupta IPS, ADGP/Armed Bns & Sh. B.Chander Shekhar, IPS, AIG/Provisioning, Punjab.