BAS gen secy appointed Team Manager of Indian Junior team to Asian c’ship


Gangtok, 25 Sept:

Badminton Association of Sikkim general secretary, Sukanta Das, has been appointed Team Manager of Indian Junior Team for the upcoming Asian Junior Badminton Championship to be held from 03 to 07 October at Mandalay, Myanmar. He is also an executive member of Badminton Association of India [BAI].

A BAS press release issued by its publicity secretary, Kalyan Dewan, informs that after leading the victorious Indian Badminton Team contingent in the South Asian Games 2016, Korean Open 2017 and Japan Open 2017, Mr Das has been bestowed with higher responsibilities by BAI with the BAI president nominating him to lead the Indian Junior Team as Team Manager for the upcoming Asian Junior Badminton Championship.

“It is a very proud moment both for the Badminton Association of Sikkim fraternity as well as our tiny State of Sikkim. The experience garnered by him would be especially beneficial to promote the game in the nook and corner of our state,” the release adds.

BAS has conveyed best wishes to Mr Das and team India.