Two ONGC sportspersons win Athletics Gold for India in South Asian Games

Dated : 05 December 2019 05:56:00 PM

Two ONGC sportspersons Kirpal Singh and Suresh Kumar, have won Gold medals for India in the South Asian Games underway in Kathmandu (Nepal).

Kirpal Singh created history in Discus Throw with a new SAF Meet record en-route winning the Gold medal. He is the reigning national champion of India in Discus Throw and is an officer at ONGC.

Suresh Kumar bagged Gold in the 10,000 meters men’s category, continuing his excellent form after winning the national Open Athletics Championships in Ranchi to become the national champion. He too is an officer at ONGC.

Kirpal Singh (left) and Suresh Kumar won Gold medals for India at the recent SAF Games in Discus Throw and 10,000 metre men’s category respectively. Both players are ONGC sportspersons
Kirpal Singh (left) and Suresh Kumar won Gold medals for India at the recent SAF Games in Discus Throw and 10,000 metre men’s category respectively. Both players are ONGC sportspersons

ONGC promotes Sports in a big way with over 150 sportspersons of national and international repute on its rolls. ONGC organized the 3rd Para Games in Ahmedabad during 3-5 December 2019 wherein 220 Para Athletes from all oil sector public undertakings participated.

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Corporate Communications,
ONGC, New Delhi