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Lovlina Borgohain appointed Deputy Superintendent of Police in Assam

Lovlina Borgohain appointed Deputy Superintendent of Police in Assam

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The Tokyo Olympics bronze-medallist stressed that her main aim is still boxing and the gold at the next Olympics in Paris 2024. Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain was formally appointed as a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) by Assam on Wednesday. The 24-year-old Lovlina Borgohain won bronze in the women’s 69kg on her Olympic debut at Tokyo last year. She is the third Indian boxer to win an Olympic medal after Mary Kom and Vijender Singh. The DSP post was a reward for her fine showing at the Tokyo Olympics. Lovlina Borgohain took her oath as a DSP in the Assam Police at a formal state function held in Guwahati, Assam. The two-time world championship bronze medallist also stressed that her immediate goal was to continue her boxing career and focus on winning gold at the 2024 ...
MC Mary Kom, Amit Panghal, four other Tokyo Olympians to join national boxing camps

MC Mary Kom, Amit Panghal, four other Tokyo Olympians to join national boxing camps

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Manish Kaushik, Satish Kumar, Vikas Krishan and Ashish Kumar were the other Indian boxers who participated at Tokyo 2020 who were added to the camp. MC Mary Kom and Amit Panghal were among the six Tokyo Olympians who were added to the ongoing national camps for Indian boxers. The women’s camp is being held at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium in New Delhi while the men’s training is underway at the Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports in Patiala. Both camps will continue till March 14. Manish Kaushik, Satish Kumar, Vikas Krishan and Ashish Kumar are the other four Tokyo 2020 participants who will be joining the camp, which started on January 3. A total of 63 male boxers across different weight categories and 27 coaching and support staff have been in the national camp at N...