[India], June 19 (ANI): India's Bideswari Chanu won the silver medal in of Wushu in Martial Arts category in the first ever the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) 2017 Games being organised by China in the southern city of Guangzhou.
Chanu is SSB personnel posted at 25th Bn SSB Ghitorni New Delhi. Archana Ramasundaram, DG, SSB applauded her feat and conveyed her congratulations.
A total of 300 athletes are competing in the tournament which is being held from June 17 to 21.
The BRICS games comprise volleyball, basketball and martial arts, all of which have a considerable following in the BRICS countries. (ANI)