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Tiruchirapalli rifle club on the verge of closing

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Tiruchirapalli rifle club on the verge of closing

Postby GOCOOL2000 » Sat Nov 16, 2013 6:32 pm

Rifle club Trichy is on the verge of closing down in view of the tussle between the district collector and the superintendent of police as to who is the president of the association.


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Re: Tiruchirapalli rifle club on the verge of closing

Postby veeveeaar » Sat Nov 16, 2013 11:36 pm

This is the case of two swords in the same scabbard. In a city commissioner-ate setup , the commissioner of police is the final say in the city regarding arms ,law and order. In the district administration, the collector is boss and the SP is his "" LATHI"". Even in Coimbatore,I heard that the COP is throwing his weight on the same issue.This seen by IPS guys as an opportunity to show their weight.It is of course the poor sportsman who is caught between the lion and crocodile.



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Re: Tiruchirapalli rifle club on the verge of closing

Postby GOCOOL2000 » Sun Nov 17, 2013 3:47 pm

Infact for the past 2 years, no annual general body meeting has been conducted. Though previosly the collector has been the ex officio president - the lady collector has not convened the meeting till date and whenever the secretary seeks an date for convening the meeting, the collector doesn't give dates. My application is pending consideration for the past 1 1/2 years.


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Re: Tiruchirapalli rifle club on the verge of closing

Postby sudhaiob » Sun Nov 17, 2013 4:20 pm

I beg to differ. It has more to do with the infighting amongst the office bearers and the mis management by the secretary which has led to the present decay.
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Re: Tiruchirapalli rifle club on the verge of closing

Postby farook » Sun Nov 17, 2013 4:45 pm

DC should be the chairman and SP the president


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Re: Tiruchirapalli rifle club on the verge of closing

Postby Big Daddy » Sun Nov 17, 2013 7:10 pm

I happen to know some of the ex top brass of that association. The matter is a little more complicated though it boils down to ego. Some very good shooters in that association. I do hope that commonsense prevails.

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Re: Tiruchirapalli rifle club on the verge of closing

Postby bennedose » Sun Nov 17, 2013 8:47 pm

Sad to hear about the state of affairs. I believe that encouraging shooting as a hobby and sport in India is a very important long term goal to get aam aadmi law abiding people shooting and able to handle guns.



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Re: Tiruchirapalli rifle club on the verge of closing

Postby pradeep2374 » Wed Sep 17, 2014 1:49 pm

Any updates on Trichy rifle club? is it still active?? I am looking for from help from rifle club members from Trichy to import a air rifle, can anybody help? Thank you, Best regards, Pradeep



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Re: Tiruchirapalli rifle club on the verge of closing

Postby sudhaiob » Tue Sep 23, 2014 4:25 pm

It is in limbo
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Re: Tiruchirapalli rifle club on the verge of closing

Postby pradeep2374 » Fri Oct 17, 2014 10:51 am

sudhaiob wrote:It is in limbo
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Any news about when the Trichy Rifle Club, will be functioning again? Best regards, Pradeep



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Re: Tiruchirapalli rifle club on the verge of closing

Postby Vazir Ali » Thu Dec 29, 2016 4:57 pm

I have seen here funny rumour comments against Tiruchirappalli District Rifle Club {TDRC} which is not truth and it's lead by Honorable Secretary and under monitoring of TNSA smoothly.

I am member of the TDRC since the club inaugurated {2010} and l have renewed my membership every year and last March I have renewed my membership up to 2019.

Every year TDRC shooters are participating in competitions and won the medals and myself also participated last state meet as well.

I wish all success to TDRC and proud to be a member of this club.

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Vazir Ali Member TDRC.



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Re: Tiruchirapalli rifle club on the verge of closing

Postby Delhione » Fri Jan 06, 2017 11:11 pm

In order to garner support from fellow members and to prove your bona-fide you should present your point with specific facts and figures. Thereafter only the outsiders with genuine ethos of promoting Shooting would come forward and interfere.

Otherwise it just seems a case of tussle of supremacy over this Club, where the member Shooters are suffering silently.

Therefore request you to highlight the issue and the details of structuring of Club, so that outsider experts can support your cause, if found genuine.



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Re: Tiruchirapalli rifle club on the verge of closing

Postby sgokul2006 » Mon Jul 23, 2018 9:34 pm

towhom so ever... Trichy rifle club is functioning.... And participants are going to hit at madurai state meet.. Secretary is Mr. Ashok Rathinavelu....if any one need contact I can give you... Kindly don't believe in these humbugs....




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