Chidambaram felicitates sportspersons

Updated: Dec 24, 2010, 20:25 PM IST

New Delhi: Home Minister P Chidambaram on Friday felicitated sportspersons employed with various police forces who won medals during the Commonwealth Games, Asian Games.

A total of 29 medals were won by these sportspersons in these tournaments.

Two Arjuna award winners -- Haryana Police Deputy Superintendent P Sandeep Singh (Hockey) and Inspector Dinesh Kumar (boxing) were also felicitated during the function.

Chidambaram honoured the players with cheques of reward money.