Northeast India’s Only English and Hindi Satellite News Channel

Mizoram govt appoints Olympian Lalremsiami as hockey chief coach

First Published: 20th August, 2021 16:57 IST

Hockey star Lalremsiami, who was part of the Indian women’s hockey team at the Tokyo Olympics, has been appointed as the chief coach, a group A post, under the Mizoram

Hockey star Lalremsiami, who was part of the Indian women’s hockey team at the Tokyo Olympics, has been appointed as the chief coach, a group A post, under the Mizoram sports and youth services department.

The Mizoram government on Thursday approved the appointment of Lalremsiami in a Group-A post as an appreciation for her performance at the recently held Olympic games.

This was announced by Mizoram chief minister Zoramthanga yesterday evening.

“Proud to announce that Govt. of Mizoram has approved the appointment of Ms Lalremsiami, National Hockey Player and the only Olympian from #Mizoram at the Tokyo Olympic 2020 to the post of Chief Coach (Hockey) Group-A post under Sports & Youth Services Department,” tweeted CM Zoramthanga.

Lalremsiami was the first female sportsperson from Mizoram to represent India at the Olympics.

The Indian women’s hockey team finished fourth at the Tokyo Olympics, their best ever finish in summer games.

COMMENTS

WE RECOMMEND

Banner
Lok Sabha polls- Mizoram: We are fully geared up, says DGP Anil Shukla

DGP Shukla assured that preparations are being made as per Security Deployment Manual of the Election Commission of India (ECI)

15th April 2024
Banner
Mizoram: Assam Rifles recovers heroin worth Rs 2.27 crore in Aizawl

Assam Rifles also said that it had apprehended three individuals on April 13, 2024.

15th April 2024
Banner
Mizoram Lok Sabha: BJP releases Vision Document, EAM S Jaishankar lists out priorities

Harping on the development agenda and welfare of all, S Jaishankar listed out 10 core aspects of the Vision Document.

11th April 2024
Banner
Mizoram LS POLLS 2024: “Will restore Myanmar border trade through Zokhawthar as before if voted to power”: Congress MP Candidate Lalbiakzama

He further criticised the current MPs of not voicing their opposition when the rights of Christians are being violated, and Christian missionaries are being persecuted.

10th April 2024
Banner
Mizoram ready for LS polls 2024: CEO Madhup Vyas

With barely two weeks left for the Lok Sabha elections, Mizoram Chief Electoral Officer Madhup Vyas briefed the media on Saturday about the steps taken and arrangements made to ensure free and fair conduct of elections.Addressing the media on the law and order situation, CEO Madhup Vyas said Mizoram has 19 critical polling stations for […]

06th April 2024