CHANDIGARH, JAN 9 : Haryana Tennis Association president DV Bhatia, IAS , (Retired) has been made honorary life vice-president of the All India Tennis Association in its annual general meeting held in Chennai today.
The AITA felicitated Mr Bhatia for his long association with the association and contribution for promoting tennis. DV Bhatia is a vice-president of the AITA.
Bhatia, originally belonged to the Haryana Civil Service, and was appointed to the IAS in 1990 and given the 1985 batch.
Meanwhile, the AITA today introduced a new format of competitions. The inaugural Inter-State National Tennis Tournament will be conducted in November.