PUNE: Nationwide Rifle Affiliation of India‘s joint secretary basic Pawan Singh has been honoured with a gold medal for his contribution to capturing by the game’s world governing physique.
Singh, who was the competitors supervisor within the recently-concluded World Cup held in Delhi, acquired the gold medal from the Worldwide Capturing Sports activities Federation (ISSF) for his providers in direction of the game, a media launch issued right here stated on Wednesday.
The mixed World Cup was the primary worldwide competitors for Olympic sport in India for the reason that outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic.
The ISSF gold medal is the third medal that has been bestowed upon Singh. He has earlier acquired a bronze medal for his excellent work in organising the Asian Olympic Qualifiers on a brief discover, forward of the Rio de Janeiro Video games in 2016.
He was additionally honoured with a silver medal in 2017.
“I’m grateful to my colleagues on the federation and NRAI president Raninder Singh together with the authorities on the SAI, who’ve prolonged each potential assist to me,” Singh stated.
“The award is all the time an honour that motivates troopers like me, who consider in working in direction of the progress of the game. Getting contentious appreciation from the ISSF is a giant honour for me and it’ll definitely push me to work more durable and be taught extra each day.
“My subsequent purpose is to take part within the Tokyo Video games as Jury, which is my dream, and I hope to provide my finest,” he stated.