Belarussian Athletics Coach Passes Away In Patiala

New Delhi, March 5 : Belarussian Nikolai Snesarev, who was appointed as a middle and long-distance coach till September by the Sports Ministry, passed away in his room at Patiala’s National Sports Institute (NIS) on Friday.He was 72.

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Adille J.Sumariwalla, president of the Athletics Federation of India (AFI), confirmed the passing away of Snesarev.

“AFI is deeply shocked to learn about the sudden demise of the recently-appointed middle-long distance coach Dr.Nikolai Snesarev in Patiala,” said Sumariwalla in a statement.

Sumariwalla said a detailed statement will follow shortly.

“It’s a natural death as per the doctor’s report.The police has been informed,” said Sandip Pradhan, Director general of the Sports Authority of India in New Delhi said in a statement

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