Jamshedpur: Chief Minister Raghubar Das felicitated seven Taekwondo players of the city who won medals in the International Tirak Taekwondo Championship here on Friday.
After offering obeisance to the Sun God, the CM met the players at his residential office in Agrico and praised them for their outstanding performance.
The CM said the state government was committed to giving a better platform to the rising sports talents of the state. He said the government had already taken the initiative to promote and support urban and rural sporting talents. He said the Sports Ministry of the Government of Jharkhand was doing a good job in training local players for various International and national level sports events.
The CM felicitated gold medalist Reema Kumari, Komal Kumari, Srijita Das, Gautam Kumar, Neeti Kumari and Shilpi Das. He also praised the Taekwondo coach Sunil Kumar Prasad for honing the skills of the players.