The Asst. Sports Officer of Telangana Social Welfare Residential Educational Institutions Society (TSWREIS) Solapogula Swamulu has participated in the 21st Asia Masters Athletics championship held at Kuching, Sarawak in Malaysia, from December 2 – 7, 2019.
Swamulu competed with 250 athletes from 27 countries and proved his prowess by securing 11th and 9th places in 5K and 10K run respectively.
Secretary Dr RS Praveen Kumar, congratulated Swamulu for his outstanding performance in the international sporting arena. Thanks to the government of Telangana for establishing various sports academies like sailing, cricket, wrestling, judo horse riding, chess, kabaddi, football, golf, martial arts, to name a few, he further said. Our vision is to prepare students for international competitions and bring glory to India and the state of Telangana, the secretary said.