Assam Rifles under the aegis of Headquarters Inspector General Assam Rifles (South) organised ‘Felicitation Ceremony in honour of Asian Games Bronze Medalist Salam Sunil Singh’ of Moirang village of Bishnupur District (Manipur) at Sendra on 17th October 2023.
Salam Sunil Singh won the Bronze medal in the Mens Canoe Double 1000 meter event in the Asian Games held at Hangzhou, China from 23rd September to 8th October 2023.
Salam Sunil Singh has done the state and the country proud and he is a true role model for the youth of the state to follow. His achievement emphasizes the fact that hard work, determination and working towards the right goals, leads one to individual success in life and also contributes towards the betterment of the society and the nation building process.
The felicitation ceremony was an opportunity for Assam Rifles to recognize this great feat of Sunil and encourage excellence in sports. The coaching staff of Salam Sunil Singh were also felicitated on the occasion.
Sunil and his coaches appreciated the initiative of Assam Rifles to promote sports activities and in particular providing conducive environment for youth to excel in water sports in and around Loktak Lake.