Full name: Narinder Singh Kodan
Born: May 28, 1969 in Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
Died: February 5, 2016 in Jalandhar, Punjab, India
Related Olympians: Husband of Sunith Thakur.
Narinder Singh competed as a judoka at the 1992 and 1996 Olympics. He later worked as police superintendent in Punjab. In 2013 Singh was suspended from that position after he was suspected of a murder attempt in Delhi. After Singh had been posted to Delhiâs Punjab Bhawan in October 2013 he shot at a youth over a minor issue. After the suspension Singh became very depressed when he was not reinstated, and in February 2016 committed suicide by hanging at his residence at Jalandharâs Punjab Armed Police complex. His body was found by his wife [Sunith Thakur].
|1992 Summer||23||Barcelona||Judo||Men's Extra-Lightweight||India||IND||35T|
|1996 Summer||27||Atlanta||Judo||Men's Extra-Lightweight||India||IND||21T|