Mail News Service
Jamshedpur, Feb 18: Silver medalist at the recently concluded third National Masters’ Games in Vadodra, Achinto Pramanik was given a rousing welcome upon his return home to Gamharia.
A resident of Bada Gamharia Basti, Achinto won a second place in the 5 thousand and 10 thousand meter race in the 65 years plus age category. His finishing second earned him a silver medal.
The local people and members of the Adventure Athletics Group led by Lal Mohan Mandal garlanded Achinto Pramanik in appreciation for his achievement at the National Masters’ meet.
Among those who felicitated the silver medalist were Vinand Das, Mahadev Pramanik, Sumit Goswami, Ravi Sathpathy, Rohit Das and many others.