67th B.N.MULLIK MEMORIAL ALL INDIA POLICE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT-2019

DATE AND VENUE OF THE TOURNAMENT


The Tournament will be held from 28.01.2019 to 07.02.2019 at different venues in Malappuram District, Kerala

The league fixtures will be played at the following venues:
  1. Sports Council Ground, Malappuram.
  2. RRRF Ground, Klari, Malappuram.
  3. Municipal Stadium, Thiroor, Malappuram.
  4. MSP Ground, Nilambur
  5. IRBn. Ground, Pandikkad, Malappuram.

All India Police Sports Control Board [AIPSCB] has allotted the 67thB.N.Mullik Memorial All India Police Football Tournament-2019 to Kerala Police. The tournament is scheduled from 28.01.2019 to 07.02.2019 at Malappuram, Kerala. I take this opportunity to formally invite your team to participate in the above mentioned event.

LOCATION

Malappuram is a city located in the Northern part of Kerala. The word “Malappuram” means "terraced place atop the hills" or simply "hilltop", derived from the general geographical characteristics of the city. Malappuram is one of the few Municipalities in the state with a tremendous track record of keeping city clean. The city has more or less the same climatic conditions prevalent else-where in the state. The climate is generally mild hot and humid in nature. Malappuram is well known for its sports enthusiasm and spirit. Popularly known as the 'Soccer Capital' of Kerala, Malappuram gets invariably applauded for its outpouring spectators during any tournaments or matches that are held here.

CLIMATE

January-February, the weather in Kerala will be pleasant during the period of the Tournament and so normal clothing only is recommended. The temperature will vary from 24oC to 30oC approximately.

PARTICIPATION

Teams from all the States / UTs / CPOs will be participating in the 67th B.N. Mullik Memorial All India Police Football Tournament-2019.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

As per the provision of the Rules of All India Police Sports Control Board, every player including the reserves participating in the Championship must have completed a minimum of 3 months of continuous service.

ENTRIES AND COMPOSITION OF TEAM

The maximum strength of each State / UT Police / CPOs teams shall not exceed 25 members, including the Coach, Physician and Team Manager. The strength of the playing team including the reserve should not exceed 20 members, including the captain. All Team Managers are requested to submit nominal rolls of the participants [including reserves] along with entry form, as per the given Performa, in duplicate.

Also Team Managers and Coaches should submit their E-mail address and WhatsApp Numbers along with the entry forms.

A certificate indicating eligibility of the players including reserves duly certified that the members have been serving in the organization for a period of not less than 3 months as per AIPSCB Rules. This will be issued by an officer not below the rank of IGP. Such certificate should be enclosed along with the nominal roll. The players should carry with them their identity cards. Entry fees of Rs. 100/- per participant including reserves, manager, doctor and coaches should be sent by D.D. drawn in favour of Organizing Secretary, 67th B.N. Mullik Memorial All India Police Football Championship-2019 payable at State Bank of India Malappuram Branch, 'Bilal Buildings' Kizhakethala Junction, Down Hill, Malapuram-676519

Account Number : 37823912271

IFSC Code : SBIN0008659

The entry forms with fees should reach the Organizing Secretary by 01st January 2019. Entry and Travel plan forms can be downloaded from the Kerala Police website – www.keralapolice.gov.in

RECEPTION AND REPORTING

Reception centres with responsible officers will be established at Tirur Railway Station, Malappuram / Shornur Junction/ Palakkad Railway stations and at International / Domestic Airport, Karipur, Calicut. These centres will start functioning from 25th January 2019 onwards. All contingent commanders are requested to intimate their teams, travel plan well in advance, to enable us to arrange proper reception, transport and accommodation. Officers and members of the team shall make their own return journey arrangements. The teams should report by 26th January 2019, without fail.

TRANSPORT

Kerala Police will arrange the necessary transport for all the teams. Vehicles for Team Managers will be pooled. It will not be possible to provide individual vehicles to the officers.

States/UTs/CPOs having units at Malappuram / Kozhikkode(Calicut), Trichur will not be provided transport.

ACCOMMODATION

All the participants will be provided with suitable accommodation in MSP Bn., Malappuram / IR Bn., Pandikkad, Klari and Nilambur Camps at Malappuram. All the Heads of the State Police and CPOs are requested to issue instructions to their participants, not to bring their spouse or families with them as the Organizing Committee will not be able to provide additional accommodation for family members. Team members should carry their own utensils, ration, bedding, mosquito nets etc.

States / UTs / CPOs having Units at Malappuram, Kerala will not be provided accommodation and transport. They have to make their own arrangements.

MESS ARRANGEMENTS

All the teams are requested to make their own arrangements for mess. They should bring with them sufficient number of cooks, class-IV employees, utensils, administrative staff to establish their mess at the accommodation centres provided for them. However, cooking gas will be made available on payment. An advance of Rs. 2,500/- has to be paid on arrival, for this purpose.

MANAGER’S MEETING & DRAW OF LOTS

A Meeting for all the team managers will be held on 25.01.2019 11.00 AM at MSP Camp, Malappuram and Draw of Lots, Fixtures & schedule of matches will also be discussed in the Meeting. Managers or their representatives are requested to attend the meeting, without fail.

OPENING AND CLOSING CEREMONY

Opening and Closing ceremony will be held at MSP Bn., HQ Malappuram on 28.01.2019 and 07.02.2019 respectively. All the participants shall attend the above mentioned Ceremonies, without fail.

UNIFORM AND FLAGS

All the participating Teams are requested to bring with them their nominated coloured playing kit (2 sets of different colours). The colours of the dresses should be intimated in the entry form. Team Managers are requested to bring with them blazers, tie, white shirt, and white trousers and sports shoes. The teams shall also bring their Unit flags of the following dimensions:

  1. 6 feet x 4 feet – 01 No. For hoisting on flag post.
  2. 3 feet x 2 feet – 01 No. For march-past.

REHEARSALS

There will be a full dress rehearsal of both the ceremonies viz Opening and Closing, in accordance with the norms of the Police Games. The rehearsal of the Opening Ceremony shall be held on 27th January, 2019 at MSP Bn., Malappuram. The rehearsal for closing ceremony will be held at the same venue on 06th February 2019.

PLAYERS OUTFITS

  1. The basic compulsory outfits of a player shall consists of a jersey or shirt, shorts, stockings, shin-guards and footwear, shin-guards, which must be covered entirely by the stockings shall be made of a suitable material (rubber, plastics, polyurethane or similar substance) and shall afford a reasonable degree of protection.
  2. A player shall not wear anything, which is dangerous to another player.
  3. If thermal shorts are used, they shall be of the same colour of the shorts.

TEAM COLOUR / NUMBERS:

  1. Teams must declare their first and second colours during the Managers’ meeting and use only these colours, during the Championship.
  2. Teams are obliged to bring along, their first and second colours in contrasting colours.
  3. Players shall wear registered numbers, on their jersey (back & front) and short. Number on jerseys and shorts shall be in contrasting colours and in accordance with the directives of FIFA & AIFF. The numbers on the jerseys and shorts shall be clearly visible. Goalkeepers shall wear colours contrasting with those of two teams and the referee.
  4. Any team found guilty of allowing players to play in jerseys with numbers other than those registered shall be subject to disciplinary action, including fines.
  5. Preferably, the number should range from 01 to 20 in figures universally used with the first goalkeeper’s number being one (1)
  6. In the event of clash of colours, lots shall be taken to decide which team shall wear their alternate set of jerseys. In this matter the Referees decision shall be final.

MEDICAL FACILITY

Adequate medical facility along with a Doctor and an ambulance will be provided at each venue.

RULES AND CONDUCT OF CHAMPIONSHIP

The 67th The 67th B.N. Mullik Memorial All India Police Football Tournament- 2019 will be conducted as per rules laid down by the All India Police Sports Control Board and FIFA. Protests, clarifications if any should be lodged by the Team Managers in writing to the Organizing Committee within two hours after the completion of the match along with protest fee Rs. 2500/-. The decision of the Jury of Appeal shall be final and binding on all the teams.

The Championship will be conducted pool-wise on a league-cum- knockout basis. Points will be allotted to the teams, as given below :

Winning team 02 points
Loosing team Nil
In case of tie 01 point to each team

CONTROL ROOM

MSP Bn., HQ, Malappuram will function as a Control Room for the Championship.

Control Room Phone No 0483 – 2734921
FAX 0483 – 2738252
Email Id cmdtmsp.pol@kerala.gov.in

COORDINATION & CORRESPONDENCES

  1. SRI. M.R. AJITH KUMAR IPS,
    INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE, THRISSUR RANGE & ORGANIZING SECRETARY,
    67TH .BN.MULLIK MEMORIAL ALL INDIA POLICE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT- 2019,
    KERALA.
    MOBILE NUMBER : 09497998991
    PHONE : 0487 2425250
    FAX : 0487-2425250
    E-mail : igptsrrange.pol@kerala.gov.in

  2. SRI. PRATEESH KUMAR IPS,
    DISTRICT POLICE CHIEF,
    MALAPPURAM, KERALA
    MOBILE NUMBER : 9497996976
    OFFICE NUMBER : 0483 - 2734377
    FAX NO. : 0483 -2734377
    Email ID : spmpm.pol@kerala.gov.in

  3. SHRI. U.SHARAFALI,
    CMT RRRF, PANDIKKAD, MALAPPURAM & JOINT ORGANIZING SECRETARY,
    67TH .BN.MULLIK MEMORIAL ALL INDIA POLICE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT- 2018
    MALAPPURAM, KERALA.
    MOBILE NUMBER : 9497996964
    OFFICE NUMBER : 0494 -2489395
    e-mail : cmdtsraf.pol@kerala.gov.in

CHECK LIST FOR THE ACTION TO BE TAKEN

a) The Teams must report at Malappuram, Kerala not later than 27.01.2019

b) All participants of the team should wear Track suits for the March Past.

c) All Teams must bring flags of the prescribed size.

d) Entry Forms, duly completed along with Entry Fee, must reach the Organizing Secretary on or before 01st January, 2019.

e) All Teams will bring their own Cooks, Followers, Cooking Utensils, Beddings and Mosquito Nets.

f) Details of arrival, if any available at time of sending the enclosed Forms, may please be communicated through Fax/e-mail at the earliest.

g) The fixtures will be drawn on 25.01.2019 11 Am. Team Manager / Responsible representative should attend the meeting at MSP Bn. HQ, Malappuram, Kerala.

The Team Managers and Captains are personally responsible for maintenance of highest degree of discipline, in and outside the venues during their stay at Malappuram, Kerala.

Kerala Police welcomes you to Kerala and we are at your assistance to ensure that your stay and participation in the Tournament, goes without any hassles.