Shirgaonkar elected as India Taekwondo Chief

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Namdev Shirgaonkar was elected unopposed as the President of the executive committee of India Taekwondoon 23 May. 

An overview of the news

  • The election was held at 2 Hotel Sun City Residency, Andheri (East) in which 25 affiliated State Associations duly participated.

  • With all the office bearers being elected unopposed, the entire election process was completed without any hitch.

  • Sharad D Madakare (retd. Deputy Charity Commissioner) along with Bhagwatrao Gaikwad (retd. Judge) served as the Returning Officer.

  • Namdev Shirgaonkar, President, India Taekwondo, who holds a black belt in Taekwondo, has accepted to be elected unopposed as the head of India Taekwondo.

  • Kiyarash Bahri (Coordinator - World Taekwondo - WT) and Wanyoung Lee (Observer - Asian Taekwondo Union - ATU) and Prashant Desai(Observer - Paralympic Committee of India - PCI) moderated the election process.

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