Punjab & Region

Ferozepur shooters bag Silver and Bronze medals in Junior World Championship at Lima

The Fact News Service
Ferozepur, October 10

During the Junior World Championships, the shooters from Ferozepur bagged silver and bronze medals in double trap shooting.

Ashok Behal, Executive Secretary, District Rifle Association said, it was a great performance by Sehjapreet Singh and Hitasha Chouhan in Lima, Peru. While Sehajpreet Singh won silver, Hitasha Chauhan won bronze in the double trap shooting.

He further said, the duo started their shooting career with the District Rifle Association Ferozepur and made their shooting range internationally known. Both of them proved that although they belong to a small town, their courage made Ferozepur famous internationally.

Behal said, both the shooters, have not only raised the profile of their family but also encouraged the youths to stay away from drugs and move on in life and all the people of Ferozepur are proud of their performance at the foreign land.

Rana Gurmeet Singh Sodhi Ex-Minister Sports Punjab, Guru Hardeep Singh, President Distt Rifle Association, Malvinder Singh Sodhi General Secretary, Bhupinder Sodhi Treasurer, Parvinder Sodhi Secretary congratulated the winners of Punjab.

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