Northeast region has more potential to produce top athletes, says IOA chief Batra
He said that athletes from the northeast region are ''immensely talented'' and possess tremendous physical endurance to withstand the rigors of playing a competitive sport.
Batra stated that the northeast region would produce more and more top athletes in the future.
Batra also commended the work of the Sikkim government which he said was developing infrastructure and working at the grass-root level and rural areas.
He said that he is in Sikkim for the development of sports in the state. Sikkim Olympic Association president Kuber Bhandari and its executive committee members accorded Batra a warm welcome on his arrival.
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