The Five-days tournament is being organized by District Police Kargil under Civic Action Programme 2018-19.
The tournament is witnessing participation of ten teams hailing from different areas of District Kargil.
The event was declared open by Dr.Vinod Kumar-IPS,SP Kargil who was the Chief Guest on the occasion.
The event added colour to winter as people in all age groups turned up in large numbers braving bone chilling cold to witness the event.
During the opening ceremony SP Kargil said that aim of the tournament is to usher in healthy life style in people and promote winter sports in Kargil.
He said that although Ice Hockey is lesser known in other parts of the country but it is most sought after sport in Ladakh region considering the high potential due to natural weather.