Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Jharsuguda, Jan 9:

Odisha’s star hockey player and national hockey team’s talented defender Birendra Lakra today tied the knot here.


The handsome 26-year-old Lakra got married to Rashmita Kerketta of Jharkhand.

Bangalore-based Rashmita has completed her studies from the Institute of Company Secretary and currently working with Infosys there.

The marriage ceremony was held at Arnold Church here. MP and former captain of national hockey team Dilip Tirkey and other hockey players were present on the occasion.

The Olympian hockey player from Odisha’s Sundargarh district had gotten engaged to Rashmita on January 5 last year.