Arunachal News


Techi to lead Indian team to World Weightlifting C'ship

From a Correspondent
Itanagar, Nov 14: Arunachal Pradesh’s weightlifting pioneer Abraham K Techi would be leading a 15-member Indian team as manager to take part in World Weightlifting Championship-2017 slated at Los Angeles in USA during November 26 to December 5. State information commissioner Techi, who was appointed as international referee on November 4, 2013 after an examination, has been invited by World Weightlifting Federation (WWF) to the event to be conducted by American Weightlifting Federation. Founder of Arunachal Weightlifting Association (AWA) and also Arunachal Bodybuilding Association (ABBA) in 2013, Techi was elected as Indian Weightlifting Federation (IWF) vice president for second consecutive term by its general body meeting at New Delhi on October 30 last. He had served as IWF joint secretary.