Sports

Hockey India condoles demise of women’s federation secretary Amrit Bose | Hockey

Along with being the Indian Women’s Hockey Federation Secretary, Amrit Bose additionally carried out tenures as an International Technical Official and President of the Delhi Women Hockey Association.

PTI | , New Delhi

UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2021 06:16 PM IST

Hockey India has condoled the demise of 84-year-old Amrit Bose, who handed away on Sunday and who held many necessary positions within the hockey circuit in India.

Along with being the Indian Women’s Hockey Federation Secretary, Amrit Bose additionally carried out tenures as an International Technical Official and President of the Delhi Women Hockey Association. Expressing Hockey India’s condolences to Amrit’s bereaved household, President Gyanendro Ningombam in an official launch stated: “It is indeed a very sad day for us. Amrit has played a huge part in the growth of hockey in the country, and she will be sorely missed.”

“We would like to extend our deepest condolences to Amrit’s family and friends. May they have the strength to pass through this difficult time,” he added.

Last month, Ravinder Pal Singh, who was half of the Gold Medal-winning facet on the 1980 Moscow Olympics had additionally handed away on account of COVID-related issues.

The former centre-half of the Indian Men’s Hockey Team represented the nationwide facet in a quantity of tournaments which included the Champions Trophy in Karachi (1980, 1983), World Cup in Mumbai in 1982, Asia Cup in Karachi in 1982 and the Los Angeles Olympics in 1984. (

Close

Back to top button