JAMMU, NOVEMBER 11: DGP, K Rajendra Kumar, IPS felicitated Surya Bhanu Partap Singh and Kuldeep Handoo (Chief Coach of India) at PHQ today for securing Silver medal in the 8thWushuWorld Cup-2016 held at Xian, China from 1st to 7th November 2016.
Both the officials were in the National Coaching camp at different SAI Centers since 20th May 2016.
Prior to the participation for the prestigious event, they along with Indian team attended one month Foreign Exposure training at China.
Surya Bhanu Partap Singh is working with J&K Police since 2015 and has won 04 medals in the International Championships during the current year. He has also the distinction of winning bronze medal in 13thWorld WushuChampionship-2015, Gold Medal in 12th SAF Games -2016 and Silver Medal in Masters Challenge Cup at Macau-2016.
The notable achievements of Kuldeep Handoo as Chief Coach of India in Wushu for the year 2015-16 include winning of 3 Silver and 01 Bronze medals in13th World Wushu Championship, 11 Gold, 4 Silver and 2 Bronze medals in 12th SAF Games, 4 Silver, 5 Bronze medals in 9thAsian Wushu Championship-2016 at Taiwan,4 Silver , 1 Bronze medals in 8thWushu World Cup-2016 at China and 1 Silver medal in Masters Challenge Cup-2016 at Macau. The DGP congratulated both the officials for their outstanding performance in the international arena and assured full support to them from the department.
The other dignitaries present during the felicitation ceremony including Shri V. K Singh-IPS, ADGP Hqrs, Shri L .Mohanty-IPS, ADGP Armed J&K, Shri H. K Lohia-IPS, IGP Technical Services J&K, Shri Ranjeet Kalra (VP) Wushu Association of J&K and Shri Jigmet, Dysp Sports APHQ J&K also congratulated Surya Bhanu Partap Singh and Kuldeep Handoo for their remarkable achievement in the 8thWushuWorld Cup-2016.