Chandro Tomar Shooting Range: The newly constructed shooting range at a stadium in Noida of Gautam Budh Nagar district, adjacent to Delhi, has been named after Chandro Tomar, popularly known as ‘Shooter Dadi’ and was duly inaugurated on Wednesday. Was done. In this stadium in Noida, a shooting range has been constructed in 4,450 square meters at Rs 20 crore.
Chandro Tomar Shooting Range
The officers provided this information. He said that the shooting range was duly started in Gautam Budh Nagar MP Mahesh Sharma, Noida MLA Pankaj Singh and Jewar MLA Dhirendra Singh, and the family members of the shooter grandmother were also present on occasion. A 4,450 square meter shooting range has been constructed at Noida’s Sector-21-A Stadium at the cost of Rs 20 crore.
CM Yogi had Announced the Demand for MLA.
BJP MLA from Jewar Dhirendra Singh had written a letter to the Chief Minister to name the Noida Shooting Range after ‘Shooter Dadi’, on which the Chief Minister had given his consent for about seven months. On June 21 itself, the MLA, in his letter to the Chief Minister, had demanded that the shooting range in Dadi be named after Dadi Chandro Tomar. He had said that by doing this, women empowerment would be strengthened. It will be a tribute to him in the true sense. This decision will give immortality to his name. Our future generations will remember him.
On June 22 last year, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had announced to name the shooting range to be built in Noida as ‘Chandro Tomar Shooting Range’. It is noteworthy that grandmother Chandro Tomar was a resident of Baghpat. She was the oldest shooter in the world. He died of the coronavirus on April 30 last year.
Won Many National Competitions
Chandro and his partner Prakashi Tomar participated in shooting competitions and won many medals. Chandro Tomar was more than 60 years old when he took up shooting, but he won many national competitions after that. A film has also been made on the pairing of him and Prakashi.