Jamshedpur, June 23: Team West Bokaro was crowned the champion with 41 points at the Inter Divisional Weight Lifting Championship organized by sports department of Tata Steel at Eastern wing Hall, JRD Tata Sports Complex on 22-23 June.
Shared Services with 16 points was the runner-up in the team category while General Offices with 10 points was in third place followed by TSK, Kalinga Nagar with 04 points.
In the 85 KG – Pramod Khalko of West Bokaro was first followed by A Naresh of TSK, Kalinga Nagar and S Satish Rao of General Offices.
In the 94 KG – Sandeep Chandra Singh of General Offices was first followed by Dipesh Kumar Sahu of West Bokaro and Harsh Kumar of General Offices.
In the 105 KG - S K Jha of West Bokaro was first, Gurcharan Singh of Shared Services was second while J P Singh of West Bokaro was third.
In the + 105 KG - Anup Kumar Thakur of Shared Services was first, M P Bera of West Bokaro was second while Pankaj Kumar Pandey of Flat Products ended third.
This was the first event of Inter Divisional Championship of 2016 – 2017 which ended on Thursday. Out of 11 units, 8 units had participated including West Bokaro, Shared Services, I M, Long Products, Flat Products, General Offices, TSK and FAMD.
International Judges from Kolkata Babu Lal Mukherjee and Amal Das were Judges of the above championship along with local National Referee Gautam Acharjee.
Alokesh Ghosh was the recorder of the events.
Ahsan Khalid, International Weight lifter, Avinash Kumar and Unit Representatives, J Behera, Hassan Imam, R R Singh, Dukhiya Majhi, Tilak Ram, were present.
Farzan Heerjee, Chief (GR & Sports) was the Chief Guest and distributed the prizes to the winners along with Mukul Vinayak Choudhari, Administrator (TFA & Sports).
Mr. Avinash Kumar, Manager Sports conducted the entire championship and was ably supported by Tabrez Khan, Vikash Kumar Singh, Hassan Imam, Ajit Singh, Punam Kumari, Renu Bhaduria, Firoze Khan, Arun Sinha, G Kashi, Ravi Barua and his staff team.