Excelsior Sports Correspondent
JAMMU, Jan 25: Governor N N Vohra has invited J&K’s outstanding achievers for the Republic Day Celebration “At Home” function which will be held at the Convention Centre, Jammu. There will be a separate enclosure for the achievers at the function.
The achievers invited are Chain Singh, Expert Marksman, J&K’s First Olympian; Tajamul Islam, Gold Medalist, World Kick Boxing Championship; Meenal Gupta, under 14th Commonwealth Chess Champion; Rakshak Jandiyal, 2nd Asian Rollball Championship, (Gold Medalist), Master Hashim Mansoor, Gold in Asian Youth Karate Championship, Garvita Gupta, Silver Medalist at 2nd Asian Rollball Championship, Rajinder Singh, Silver Medalist at 9th Asian Wushu Championship, Ankita Chopra, Silver Medalist at 2nd Asian Rollball Championship; Surya Bhanu Pratap Singh, Silver Medalist at World Master’s Challenge 8th Wushu Sanda World Cup, S. Chandeep Singh, Specially-abled Skater, Bronze at National Skating Championship.
The special invitees include Lt. Col. Ranveer Singh Jamwal, who conquered over 20 Peaks; Parvez Rasool, Cricketer, who has been selected for Team India, Tsering Angmo, Tashi Laskit, Rigzin Dolkar, and Stanzin Laskit, who scaled World’s highest peak Mount Everest; Zaira Khan, actress; Aman Dogra, who represented in Asian Youth Sport Climbing Competition; Tarun Gandotra, who represented in World Inline Hockey Championship; Dhananjay Singh Charak, who represented in 8th World Body Building & Physique Sports Championship; Sahil Gupta, who represented in Asian Roller Hockey Championship; Vansh Mahajan, who represented in Thailand and Hong Kong Open Fencing Championships and Mohammad Akbar Khan, Champion Cyclist, have also been invited to the function.