Vivek Kohli elected chairman of Commonwealth TT Federation

M.P. Singh, who is secretary general at Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI), was unanimously elected as secretary general of CTTF.

The president, chairman and secretary general of CTTF are all held by Indians for the first time. (Representational Image)   -  Getty Images

India’s Vivek Kohli and M.P. Singh have been elected as chairman and secretary general respectively of the Commonwealth Table Tennis Federation (CTTF). The elections were held in Bhubaneswar on Saturday, close to the venue of the Commonwealth Championships taking place in Cuttack.

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Stag chief Kohli defeated incumbent Alan Ransome of England, who both secured 22 and six votes respectively.

M.P. Singh, who is secretary general at Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI), was unanimously elected as secretary general of CTTF.

The CTTF president’s post is already held by TTFI chief Dushyant Chautala. All the three positions in CTTF are being held by Indians for the first time.