Sonowal condoles death of champion shooter in Pathankot attack

Subedar Major Fateh Singh had clinched a gold medal in the Big Bore Rifle Three Position event and a silver in the Big Rifle Prone Position event of the first Commonwealth Shooting Championship in 1995.

Uninon Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports Sarbananda Sonowal   -  K. Murali Kumar

Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today offered his condolences on the death of Subedar Major Fateh Singh, a former Commonwealth champion shooter who was martyred during the terror attack on the Pathankot Air Force base.









Singh had clinched a gold medal in the Big Bore Rifle Three Position event and a silver in the Big Rifle Prone Position event of the first Commonwealth Shooting Championship held here in 1995.

He retired as a Subedar Major from the Dogra regiment in 2009 and joined the Defence Service Corps.