Srinagar, 21 May: Two police personnel, Nazir Ahmed and Falil Singh , part of the 11 member All India Police Sports Control Board Team scaled world’s highest peak Mount Everest today morning.
Nazir Ahmed who hails from district Kupwara is presently posted at JKAP 14th BN. and Falil Singh is a resident of Rajouri and is posted at IRP 1st BN.
Both of them have been trained in basic mountaineering from The Jawaharlal Institute of Mountaineering and Winter Sports, Pahalgam in 2004. They are performing their duties with the JK Police Mountaineering Rescue Teams.
Sub inspector Ram Singh of J&K Police had earlier scaled the world’s highest peak in the year 2008.
Following the acheivement of feat by the two police men, Governor, SP Malik, BVR Subramanyam Chief Secretary J&K, Director General of Police (DGP) J&K Shri Dilbag Singh and ADGP (Armed), SJM Gillani congratulated the police personnel for successfully scaling the Mount Everest in the wee hours today morning.
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh in a message has greeted them and said that he is proud of their achievements and has wished success in their future endeavors.