SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
Spl. Attn. to Chief Reporter/Sports
SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY EMERGES CHAMPION IN ALL INDIA RAILWAY BRIDGE CHAMPIONSHIP – GM/SER GIVES AWAY PRIZES
Kolkata, 22nd November, 2018
South Eastern Railway emerged Champion in Team Event in the 41stAll India Railway Bridge Championship held at South Eastern Railway Headquarters, Garden Reach. The tournament was being organised from 20th to 22nd November, 2018 under aegis of South Eastern Railway Sports Association.
South Eastern Railway, Eastern Railway, Metro railway and central Railway entered the Super League of the team Championship. South Eastern Railway won the Championship with 43.79 victory points. Eastern Railway became Runners-Up while Metro Railway and Central Railway occupied 3rd and 4th Positions respectively.
Sri P.S.Mishra, General Manager, South Eastern Railway gave away prizes to the winners and encouraged the participating teams in this brain exercising sporting event.
The Championship Team of South Eastern Railway was represented by Hasibul Hasan, Pranab Roy, Sandip Dutta, Prasanta Bera, Subhasish Sarkar &Wrik Chakraborty who have also represented India in many International Bridge events.
Sri Anirban Datta, Addl. General Manager, South Eastern Railway Sri J.K.Saha, Principal Chief Mechanical Engineer & President South Eastern Railway Sports Association along with other Principal Railway officers and a host of Bridge lovers attended the programme.
Sri Pranab Bhattacharya, Director, Bridge Federation of India conducted the three-day tournament.