Badminton legend Pullela Gopichand visits Sikkim for the first time

Gangtok: Badminton legend Pullela Gopichand is currently on his first visit to Sikkim to compete in the second Governors Cup for badminton in Gangtok. Gopichand arrived in the state on Monday and was invited to dinner at Samman Bhawan by Chief Minister Prem Singh Golay.

On June 14, Gopichand participated in the final of the state tournament, playing an exhibition match along with Sikkim Governor Ganga Prasad and CM Golay. In a heartwarming moment, 85-year-old veteran shuttler Yapchung Kazi also joined Gopichand during the exhibition match.

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