Hockey umpire Suresh Kumar Thakur died in Mohali.
Suresh Kumar Thakur also officiated in the Azlan Shah Hockey Tournament in Kuala Lumpur and the competitions of four countries in Hamburg (Germany), besides several other tournaments.
Hockey India President Gyanendro Ningombaum said, “Suresh Kumar Thakur was a well-known umpire in the international circuit and he will miss the hockey field.” Managed to leave a mark. On behalf of Hockey India, we express our deepest condolences to the family members of Suresh and hope that they will be able to face this difficult time.
Indian cricketer Veda Krishnamurthy’s mother passes away
Cheluvambada Devi, the mother of Veda Krishnamurthy, a member of the Indian women’s cricket team, died of a corona virus infection. The Bengaluru cricketer tweeted on Saturday and informed about his mother’s demise. The cricketer, who played 48 ODIs and 76 T20 internationals for India, wrote on Twitter, “I respect the message that I have received after Amma’s death.” You can understand that without them my family cannot be thought of. You pray for my sister. I have come negative in the investigation and would like you to respect our privacy. My condolences to those going through this type of situation.