ER bags 40th All India Railway Basketball Championship for Women 2016-17

Secunderabad: Ravindra Gupta, General Manager, South Centraal Railway presented the All India Railway Basketball Championship for Women 2016-17 Championship trophy to Eastern Railway at Railway Sports Complex, Secunderabad today i.e., 30th November, 2016.

Eastern Railway Balketball team defeated Southern Railway by 62-58. The Championship competitions were held from 25th to 30th November, 2016. A total of 10 teams from various Zones participated  in the championship.

Speaking on the occasion Ravindra Gupta congratulated the winning team for showing their team spirit to win the championship. He also apprecialted all the teams for their sportsmanship in all aspects to make the championship memorable event. The General Manager also stated that players from different places who are representing different cultures are denoting the unity in diversity. He opined that Basketball is a sport which is associated with swift movements and timely alertness in scoring the points.

Aruna Singh, Divisional Railway Manager, Hyderabad Division and Ashesh Agarwal, Divisional Railway Manager, Secunderabad Division and other officers of SCR were amongst the Officials present.