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New Delhi [India], August 22 (ANI): Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will felicitate the Olympians from companies at Military Sports activities Institute (ASI) in Pune on August 23, stated the Ministry of Defence on Sunday.
As per the assertion launched by the ministry, all armed forces personnel who represented India in Tokyo Olympics together with gold medalist javelin thrower Subedar Neeraj Chopra shall be current on the event and Singh will even work together with the budding sportsmen of ASI and troops throughout his go to.
The minister will even go to headquarters of Southern Command and shall be accompanied by Chief of the Military Workers Basic MM Naravane and Basic Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the Southern Command Lieutenant Basic JS Nain.
The Indian military’s ‘Mission Olympics’ programme was launched in 2001 as a key duty space to lift the usual of sports activities with the intent to win medals in worldwide occasions together with Olympics.
ASI, Pune is a novel and world class sports activities institute of Indian Military and has produced 34 Olympians, 22 Commonwealth Video games medalists, 21 Asian Video games medalists, six Youth Video games medalists and 13 Arjuna Awardees. Moreover the dedication of those sportspersons, their success is attributed to the onerous work of the help employees at ASI. (ANI)