Excelsior Sports Correspondent
JAMMU, Feb 1: NCC Cadets of J&K Directorate continued to prove their prowess in the Shooting Championships at National level. Cadet Arun Sharma scored 602/654 and 1103/1200 in ‘Prone’ and ‘3P’ positions of the ‘Free Rifle’ category respectively during the selection trials for the 2014 National Shooting Squad.
Earlier, in October 2013, five cadets namely Sabir Qazi, Arun Sharma, Vaishali Jasrotia, Anu Sharma and Diksha from J&K were selected in the NCC Squad to participate in XXIII GV Mavlankar National Shooting Championship held at Asansol in West Bengal. Four of them made participated in the 57th National Shooting Championship in December 2013, in which cadet Arun Sharma won team bronze medal.
Naib Subedar Ashfak Ahmed and Havildar Surinder Singh are the trainers of these buding shooters.
Major General Neeraj Verma, Additional Director General J&K NCC, lauded the efforts of Cadet Arun Sharma for this achievement.