The Principal Chief Conservator of Forest R Sobha has congratulated the Telangana Forest Sports team for winning nearly 50 medals in different categories in the All India Forest Sports Meet held at Bhubaneshwar early this month.
A total of 16 medals were won by the participants from Telangana and the state stood at 15th position out of 37 states. Organised by the Odisha State Forest Department, the 25 th All India Forest Sports Meet was held from March 3 to 7, 2020.
A total of 285 events were held under various categories i.e. Men Open, Men Veteran, Men Senior Veteran, Women Open, Women Veteran, Women Senior Veteran etc. Telangana State participated in 95 Events and won 50 points on the whole, out of which they bagged: Gold 1, Silver 9, and Bronze 6.
However, Chhattisgarh State achieved the First position followed by Karnataka Kerala, Madhya Pradesh and the Tamil Nadu.