Railway man wins bronze in powerlifting championship

Coimbatore: A ticket examiner from here, working in the Salem Division of Southern Railway, has won bronze medal in squat event in the open world powerlifting championship held at Gurgaon.

S Nagararajan won the medal lifting 350 kgs in the 110 kg category of the event, held during November one to seven, a railway release said.

He was ranked 9th overall in the world at present and won the national powerlifting championship five times so far from 2002, it said.

Bureau Report