Sexagenarian from city wins 4 medals in National Masters Athletic meet


A sexagenarian and retired employee of Roads and Buildings from the city J Narasinga Rao has won 4 medals in the National Masters Athletics Meet held in Chhattisgarh on December 16, 2019.

The significance of this sports meet held in Swamy Vivekananda Stadium in Naya Raipur from December 14 to 16, 2019 is that all the participants in the team are above the age of 65. Hailing from Kukatpally Housing Board colony in the city, Narasinga Rao has won 4 medals including one silver and 3 bronze.

According to the details, the silver was won in the 400-meter run and a bronze for the 800-meter run besides 2 other bronze medals one each for Shotput and Hamer Throw.