•  Shyamlal M of SSCB has set a record by lifting 188 kg in clean and jerk in men`s 94 kg category in the National Weightlifting Championship on his way to winning the title and three gold medals.    
  • Shyamlal broke the earlier record set by Sukhwinder Singh of Punjab in the same category in 2009.   

  • He also stood first in snatch by lifting 158 kg and 338 kg overall.

  • In the 69 kg women category, Monika Devi of Jharkhand stood first in snatch (99 kg), clean and jerk (116 kg) and total (215 kg) and bagged three gold medals.