Ex-lifters feted

KATHMANDU: Kathmandu District Weightlifting Association on Sunday honoured legendary lifters Parth Sarathi Sen Gupt, Tilak Raut and Olympian Rajendra Pradhan during a felicitation programme.

General Secretary of Nepal Weightlifting Association Gupt was feted with leading personality award, while Raut received the Lifetime Achievement Award.

Likewise, Pradhan was feted for being the first lifter to represent the country in Olympic Games.