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CWG 2014: Seema Punia named India's flag-bearer

Seema Punia, who won a silver for India at the 20th Commonwealth Games, will be the flag-bearer for the country during their closing ceremony.

Press Trust Of India

Updated:August 3, 2014, 10:35 AM IST
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CWG 2014: Seema Punia named India's flag-bearer
Seema Punia, who won a silver for India at the 20th Commonwealth Games, will be the flag-bearer for the country during their closing ceremony.

Glasgow: Woman discus thrower Seema Punia, who won a silver for India at the 20th Commonwealth Games, will be the flag-bearer for the country during their closing ceremony.

Seema had on Friday won a silver medal in the women's discus throw competition.

All members of the Indian contingent who will take part in the ceremony at Hampden Park will wear track suits, Chef-de-Mission of the Indian contingent, Raj Singh said.

Seema, who had won a bronze in 2010 Delhi Games and a silver in 2006 Melbourne, threw the discus to 61.61 m, her season's best to bag the medal.

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