Jharsuguda : The 76th State Police Football Championship would be held at Jharsuguda from 20th July to 5th August, informed Commandant, O.S.A.P 2nd Battalion of Jharsuguda, MD. Zaheed at a Press conference held on Wednesday.
A total of 43 teams from different police districts, OSAP Battalions, IRBN units, and Commissionerate police team teams are scheduled to participate in this tournament. All the 118 matches would be played in three different playgrounds of Jharsuguda namely Mini Stadium and OSAP ground.
I.G. Northern Range Sambalpur S.K. Nath is scheduled to be the chief guest on opening day on 20th July and Satyajit Mohanty, Additional DGP of Police, Odisha, would be the chief guest on the closing day. We hope this tournament would give a boost to the game of football in the district, added MD. Zaheed