Goa’s Prasad Naik excels at Asian Powerlifting Championship
Goan powerlifter Prasad Naik made the state proud by securing fourth place in 120 kg category while representing Indian team at the Asian Powerlifting Championship, which was organised by Indian Powerlifting Federation under the Aegis of Asian Powerlifting Federation and held in Tamil Nadu recently.
A total of 21 countries participated in the championship. Minister for Labour & Employment and Fisheries, Mr Avertano Furtado congratulated Prasad, who is also a 5-time national silver medallist, on his success. Mr Prashant Naik, president of Goa Super Bodies Powerlifting Association was also present. [NT]