Murshidabad strength-lifters felicitate Pema Dorjee

Gangtok, 31 Jul:

Strength-lifter Pema Dorjee Bhutia was felicitated by Murshidabad Strength Lifting Association during the 27th Bengal Strength Lifting & Inclined Bench Press Championship held from 27 to 29 July at Murshidabad in West Bengal. Mr Bhutia was felicitated his “outstanding performances” and for regularly winning medals at international events for the country in strength lifting.

He was invited by the organisers as a special guest to the championship.

Mr Bhutia returned to Gangtok on Tuesday.

He expressed his happiness on the recognition of his hard work and national and international achievements by the Murshidabad Strength Lifting Association and thanked the organisers for honouring him with an invitation as a special guest.

Mr Bhutia is also the chief coach of Sikkim Strength Lifting Association and has already produced many national and international strength lifters from Sikkim.