Imphal, November 23, 2017 : P. Sushila Chanu, former captain of Indian National Hockey team who lead the Indian Women Hockey Team in the 2016 Olympics today called on Chief Minister N. Biren Singh at his office chamber.
During the meeting, P. Sushila Chanu urged the Chief Minister N. Biren Singh to open a Hockey Academy to promote and nurture the young Hockey players of the State. Chief Minister assured that the government will take up the proposal and discuss with the concerned Ministry/Departments. Biren said that the government is planning to open a Football Academy in the State soon.
On the occasion, Biren gave his best wishes to P. Sushila Chanu and the Indian Hockey Team for future endeavour (DIPR)