Hockey India condoles the demise of earlier Indian Women’s Captain Elvera Britto

Elvera,
and
her
two
sisters
Rita
and
Mae
had been
synonymous
with
Women’s
Hockey
and
played
for
Karnataka
Point out
concerning
1960
to
1967
during
which
they
won
seven
Countrywide
titles
with
the
a few
sisters
at
the
helm.
Elvera
was
conferred
with
the
Arjuna
award
in
1965
and
has
performed
for
India
against
Australia,
Sri
Lanka
and
Japan.

Condoling
her
demise,
Gyanendro
Ningombam,
President,
Hockey
India
said,
“It
is
saddening
to
discover
about
the
passing
absent
of
Elvera
Britto.
She
was
in advance
of
her
time
and
reached
so
significantly
in
women’s
hockey
and
ongoing
to
provide
the
activity
as
an
administrator
with
the
Condition.
On
behalf
of
Hockey
India
and
the
whole
hockey
fraternity,
we
would
like
to
categorical
our
deepest
condolences
to
her
relatives.”