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Jan 11, 2019
10:21AM

IWF president named as Chef de Mission for Tokyo Olympics

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President of the Indian Weightlifting Federation (IWF), Birendra Prasad Baishya, has been named Chef de Mission for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. 


IWF Secretary Sahdev Yadav said in a release that it is for the first time that the Weightlifting has been accorded with the honour of Chef de Mission for the Olympics.


Baishya is also one of the Indian Olympic Association Vice Presidents. 

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