CWG gold medalist to take part in Railway weightlifting meet

Updated: Nov 30, 2010, 20:35 PM IST

Kolkata: Commonwealth Games gold medalist Renu Bala Chanu will be the star attraction in the 58th All-India Railway Weightlifting Championship to be held in Netaji Subhas Institute here from Wednesday.

The three-day event will see about 200 lifters from 16 railway zones vying for top honours as the 58kg Commonwealth Games gold medallist will represent Northeast Frontier Railway.

Other top railway lifters, who will be seen in action, include Omkar Ottari (Western), Shristi Singh, Swati Singh (both Northeast) and Eastern zone`s Minathi Sethi.

PTI