By Our Reporter
Agartala | June 3, 2018
In an attempt to boost the morale of sports persons and to encourage other young people to follow in their footsteps, the Tripura government recently felicitated sports icons of the state. The cermony was held on June 2 in the presence of Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb, Deputy Chief Minister Jishnu Devvarma and Sports Minister Manoj Kanti Deb during an event at Rabindra Satabarshiki Bhawan in the presence of a massive gathering who came to see their icons of the state.
Gymnast Dipa Karmakar, Indian Tennis Player Somdev Devvarman, Bishweshwar Nandi-the coach of Gymnast Dipa Karmakar who became the first Indian female gymnast to compete in the Olympics and Laxmi Reang who is a National Level Football star were felicitated in the event.