Former India hockey captain Dhanraj Pillay was honored by East Bengal football club on its foundation day with its highest award, Bharat Gaurav.
Former India international Subhash Bhowmick, a member of the 1970 Asian Games bronze medal-winning national football team, and former national team coach Syed Naeemuddin were honored with lifetime achievement awards.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- P. R. Sreejesh is present captain of Indian hockey team.
- In 2012, Sanskriti Yuva Sanstha started “Bharat Gaurav Award” felicitation program.
Source- The Hindu