Assam state Weightlifting championship held

September 20, 2019, Guwahati

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Charaideo and SAI Guwahati emerged best men and women teams respectively in the 47th Assam State Inter District Weightlifting Championship for Youth, Junior and Senior held at Nazira Natyamandir, Sivasagar from September 13 to 16.

Around 300 participants from Dibrugarh, Dhemaji, Biswanath Chariali, Dima Hasao, Golaghat, Dhansiri, Nagaon, Charaideo, Barpeta, Kamrup, Guwahati, Sonitpur, Tezpur University, IIT Guwahati, SAI Guwahati, Assam Police, NF Railway and hosts Sivasagar took part in the event.

On September 14, the Assam Weightlifting Association flag was hoisted by its working president Bhabajyoti Goswami while the organising body’s flag was hoisted by president Tonmoy Gohain.
MP Topon Kumar Gogoi was present in the event as chief guest.

Best lifters: Youth girls: Ditimoni Sonowal (SAI Guwahati); Youth boys: Suditya Baruah (Charaideo); Junior women: Ditimoni Sonowal (SAI Guwahati); Junior men: Tridip Baruah (Charaideo); Senior women: Popy Hazarika (Sivasagar); Senior men: Nitu Tamuli (Charaideo).