CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan congratulates winners of National Archery event

Bhopal : Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan has extended best wishes and congratulated and Madhya Pradesh archers Sushri Sonia Thakur for winning silver medal and Shri Amit Kumar for winning bronze medal in the 41st Junior National Archery Championship being played in Dehradun, Uttarakhand.

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that both the archers of Madhya Pradesh, who had lost their luggage and equipment in the horrific railway accident near Haridwar on their way to National Archery Championship, kept up their spirits and made the state proud by winning one silver and one bronze medal in the national archery competition with new equipments. Despite the odds, the success achieved by the players is a matter of pride and happiness not only for Madhya Pradesh but for me also. Both archers have made us proud. It may be noted that both the players are undergoing training at Madhya Pradesh Archery Academy Jabalpur.