Lucknow, Apr 13 UNI | 3 months ago

Prashant Mishra, a former State Table Tennis Champion and International Umpire of Uttar Pradesh died of Cardiac arrest in Varanasi today.

He was State Champion in the year 2005 and was Runners Up in the year 2012. He represented the State Table Tennis Team in the various National & Inter State Table Tennis Championships in the year 2002 - Pune, 2005- Jaipur (Captain), 2007 " Siliguri, and 2008 - Patna.

Recently he was nominated as an International Umpire in the 3rd Lusofonia Games held at Goa in, January last.

All players, Officials and Officer Bearers of UP Table Tennis Association are deeply shocked at the untimely demise of Prashant Mishra .

' All activities of UPTTA will remain suspended for the next three days as a mark of respect to late Prashant Mishra ,' said Arun Kumar Banerjee, Hony. Secretary, UPTTA here.

(Posted on 13-04-2014)