STATE TIMES NEWS
JAMMU: Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh, on Saturday hosted a reception in honour of World Wushu medalists Bhanu Pratap Singh and Rajinder Singh who recently won bronze medals at World Championship, Kazan Russia.
The medalists and the Indian Coach Kuldeep Handoo were also felicitated by Dy CM on the occasion.
While speaking to the media, Dr Nirmal Singh expressed great happiness on the stellar performance of the athletes.
He assured the players of all government support.
“It is a proud moment not only for J and K but for the whole country that these outstanding players have kept the Tricolour flying high in Russia,” he said.
Dy CM also felicitated Vijay Saraf, President Wushu Association of J and K, who had also accompanied the Indian team to Russia as Lead Official.
Ranjeet Kalra, Vice Chairman Sports Council, Jammu, national wreatler Balkar Singh and Parminder Singh were also present.
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