Excelsior Sports Correspondent
AKHNOOR, Aug 28: A felicitation function was organized by Baba Dhar Amchand Chib Devsthan to honour Asian Games bronze medallist, Surya Bhanu Partap Singh at Nud, here today.
A large number of people participated in the function. The function was presided over by Thakur Kartar Singh, President of the Executive Committee, while RS Chib, former Minister and patron was the chief guest on this occasion.
While congratulating Surya Bhanu for his great achievement, Chib said that along with the Nation, the people of Jammu and Kashmir are proud of him.
He also appreciated the role of his father, Balkar Singh, a renowned Wrestler, for providing encouragement and guidance to him in the field of sports.
Chib thanked the Police Department, J&K for considering him for the post of DySP in the Police Department.
He said, if given a chance, Bhanu will prove an asset to the Police Department. Thakur Kartar Singh Chib, in his presidential address welcomed Bhanu, his family members and his coach Kuldeep Handoo and said that the community members are proud of him.
Former Minister presented Bhanu Partap, a cheque of Rs one lakh and one thousand, one shawl and memento on behalf of the Chibhal Community.
A cheque of Rs eleven thousand and a shawl was presented to Mr Handoo, his Coach.
Earlier, he was given a rousing reception by a large number of people.