Former Indian shooter and coach Pournima Zanane passed away due to cancer. She represented India at multiple ISSF (International Shooting Sport Federation) World Cups, Asian Championships, Commonwealth Championships, amongst other tournaments. Pournima Zanane was a national record holder in 10m Air Rifle event.
Cancer-stricken former India shooter Pournima Zanane has passed away aged 42, prompting the country’s shooting fraternity, including Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra, to mourn the untimely death.
Deeply shocked and distressed by the news of untimely demise of an old friend Pournima Zanane. She was an international shooter and ISSF coach. Our friendship goes back to Junior team days.. But we will meet someday, somewhere again 😊 pic.twitter.com/nRRNLZsRny— Joydeep Karmakar OLY (@Joydeep709) June 21, 2020
Former Indian shooter Pournima Zanane passes away Former Indian shooter Pournima Zanane passes away