STATE TIMES NEWS
JAMMU: Then IGP Jammu and presently Additional Director General of Police (ADGP), Crime, M.K Sinha helped Para Athlete of J&K, Chandeep become swimmer and excel in water sports.
The IGP was instrumental in getting Chandeep in Swimming sport and helped him train under the guidance of qualified and dedicated coaches at the indoor swimming facility of J&K Police Gazetted Officer’s Sports complex, here.
“Really, it was a great moment for me to see Chandeep walking into my office donning medals won in the National Championship. Though we extended him the facilities, which otherwise exclusively meant for the officers and their families, still this para athlete has worked hard to achieve desired results. I wish him more such recognitions at the National and international level,” Sinha was quoted as saying during the interaction with visiting athlete and his parents.
Chandeep Singh also expressed his thanks to the J&K Police, especially ADGP, M K Sinha for the kind support and help in becoming swimming.
“It was my aim to become a swimmer and the dream has come true due to ADGP M K Sinha, who has helped me out of the way to become swimming champion,” said Chandeep.
Important to mention here that Chandpreet recently won gold and silver medal in the XX National Para Swimming Championship held under the auspices of Paralympic Committee at Bengaluru in Karnataka. The event was conducted by Karnataka Para Swimming Association.