Hyderabad: Member of Parliament Kalvakuntla Kavitha lauded State boxer Nikhat Zareen who bagged a gold medal from the 56th Belgrade International Boxing Tournament in Serbia. The Nizamabad boxer met Kavitha at the latters’ residence on her return from the tournament.
Kavitha also lauded another Nizamabad boxer Mohammad Hussamuddin who won a bronze in Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast last month. She said that both the boxers, who hail from Nizamabad, made the country proud. Ms Kavitha also said that the government is dedicated to promoting sports and talented sports persons.
Earlier, Sports Authority of Telangana State chairman A Venkateshwar Reddy and others accorded a warm welcome to the boxer at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Shamshabad.