Chandigarh : Chandigarh Rowing Association conducted AGM at Sector 21A Chandigarh. The meeting was chaired by former President Shri TC Gupta IAS (retd) and Principal Major D.P. Singh CES-1(retd). The house unanimously elected and confirmed the minutes of last meeting and welcomed the newly elected President Dr Anmol Rattan Sidhu and Shri Rajiv Sharma advocate as a Honorary Secretary of CRA. Sh.TC Gupta has been declared as the Life President of Chandigarh Rowing Association and honored for his contribution in bringing Chandigarh on the world map of rowing.
Dr Anmol Rattan Sidhu the newly elected President of CRA and advocate Rajiv Sharma the Honorary secretary who was also a former rowing coach of Chandigarh Sports department and National Umpire of RFI thanked the house in trusting and believing in them and told the members that they will do everything to bring all the glory back to this sport. The lake, which was the venue for the Asian Rowing Championships, has a 2 km long straight international course for rowing.
They promised that they will bring back again the National and International events in Sukhna Lake in future and will create interests among students from all Schools and colleges of Chandigarh to take up this sport. Sukhna is an inseparable part of the city of Chandigarh. Le Cor busier had foreseen that the residents of the city would be drawn it for the ‘care of the body and spirit’. The president Dr Anmol Rattan Sidhu nominated the names of the office bearer of CRA governing body. Shri Surinder Chaudhary is the new treasurer.