At a time when no airline is operational due to the Covid-19 lockdown, Dingko Singh was airlifted from Imphal for his cancer treatment in New Delhi.
Dingko Singh was flown in from Imphal for cancer treatment (BFI Photo)
- Asian Games gold medalist Dingko Singh was flown from Imphal for cancer treatment
- The adorned boxer alongside together with his spouse, Ngangom Babai Devi flew from Imphal
- Boxing Federation of India to preserve an in depth watch on his treatment
Asian Games Gold Medallist Dingko Singh was flown at this time from Imphal to Delhi by SpiceJet’s air ambulance service for his liver cancer treatment. At a time when no airline is operational due to lockdown, the airline offered the air ambulance service freed from cost to the Padma awardee,
Ajay Singh, Chairman & Managing Director, SpiceJet and President, Boxing Federation of India, mentioned, “I am to happy share that Dingko, our champion boxer, has reached Delhi and has been taken to hospital for further treatment. SpiceJet is honoured to have provided its air ambulance service to our national hero and fly him to Delhi for his treatment and we wish him a speedy recovery.”
The adorned boxer alongside together with his spouse, Ngangom Babai Devi flew from Imphal. The resolution to fly Dingko to Delhi in an air ambulance was taken by SpiceJet Chairman and Managing Director Ajay Singh, who can be the President of the Boxing Federation of India. The 41-year-old former boxer reached the capital at this time within the night (6:15pm) and was headed to the Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS) in an ambulance, straight from the airport.
Boxing Federation of India shall be maintaining an in depth watch on the Boxing legend’s treatment and progress.