Punjab Minister condoles demise of shot-putter's father
Chandigarh, Sep 4 : Punjab Sports Minister Gurmit Singh Sodhi on Tuesday condoled the demise of the father of Asian Games gold medallist shot-putter Tejinder Pal Singh.
Sodhi said that the undying efforts of the athlete's father and his family contributed hugely to the sporting achievement of Tejinder.
"Even when Tejinder was training at an Asian Games camp, his father was undergoing treatment. Tejinder fulfilled his father's dream by winning the gold," Sodhi said.