2nd Poonch District Taekwondo meet begins

POONCH: Organised by the District Taekwondo Association, the 2nd Poonch District Championship got underway today at Christ School, here under the aegis of J&K Taekwondo Association and supported by Harvandana Welfare Society.
In total, 200 participants are taking part in this two-day competition in different age and weight categories of boys and girls.
The event was declared open by District Youth Services and Sports Officer (DYSSO), Sikander Parveiz, who was chief guest. Speaking to the gathering, chief guest encouraged the participants.
Shambunath Khajuria (Padamshree), Sandhya Gupta, Christ Mathew and Prof Fateh Mohd Abassi were guests of honour.
Narinder Singh (ZPEO), Makhan Lal Bhagat (president PDTA), Premparkash Luthra (vice president PDTA), Nirdosh Kumar (Incharge Manager Sports Stadium Pooch) were special guest.
Earlier, Rajinder Singh (Chairman District Taekwondo) highlighted the achievement of the district body.
The technical penal for this championship included Ashaq Hussain, Karan Bharghav, Akarshit and Sudan.
The Results: Gold: Garvin Gupta, Rehan Iqbal, Kamesh Sharma, Vishvas Sudan, Krishna Dutta, Adil Khan, Aliza Sehar, Vishnu Raina, Faizan ul Haq. Silver: Tamanpreet Kour, Ashwaria Anand, Mohd Saleem, Mohd Basharat, Ashutosh Luthra, Ayan ul Haq.
Prominent among those present were Harmeet Kour (chairperson Har vanadana Welfare Society Poonch), Nanak Singh (PEM), Vijay Kumar (PEM), Nazir Charak (Retd ZPEO), Priyanka Singh (secretary PDTA), Amit Sharma (organising secretary PDTA).