SRINAGAR: A prize distribution function was held here today at the conclusion of Tour De International Cycling Race which was flagged off by Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah this morning at Royal Springs Golf Course.
The function was presided over by Minister for Youth Services and Sports, Mr. R. S. Chib.
Almansoorian Ahmad of UAE was declared first and awarded with a cheque of Rs. 75,000.Naveen Thomas, India stood second and was awarded with a cheque of Rs. 50,000. Third position was bagged by Sarmochi Sarva of Thailand who received a cheque of Rs. 20,000.
Runners up which include Naveen, N. Lokesh and Arun of India were awarded with Rs. 50,000, Rs. 30,000 and Rs. 20,000 respectively.The function was among others attended by Commissioner/Secretary Sports, Mr. Bipul Pathak, IGP Security, Mr. Ram Lohia, Secretary Sports, Mr. Thussu, Director Sports, S. Jaipal Singh, Managing Director Tour De International, Dr. Akeel Khan and Turf Manager, RSGC, Mrs. Nuzhat Gul, Sports Officer and other officers of sports department and traffic.
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