New President of Indian Winter Games Federation
The Winter Games Federation of India (WGFI) held its General Assembly on 20th August 2014 at Chandigarh, 300km north of New Delhi. Besides the affiliation of the state association of WGA Punjab and a report on the accounts, the elections of the President took place.
Among the 12 affiliated associations, Col J S Dhillon was elected as new President and will succeed former President Surender S. Patwal. Mr Dhillon served as Treasurer of WGFI for the past four years and is principal of the Indian Institute of Skiing and Mountaineering at Gulmarg, located in the Himalayas. Along with the Presidential elections, Secretary General Roshan Lal Thakur was confirmed in his role.