Excelsior Sports Correspondent
REASI, Mar 24: Reasi District Open Fencing Championship got underway at General Zorawar Singh Memorial Degree College, here today.
Around 70 fencers drawn from various educational institutions and clubs are taking part in the Championship, which is being organised by Reasi District Fencing Association in collaboration with General Zorawar Singh Memorial Degree College Reasi.
The event is being sponsored by VEE Kay Stationery Reasi.
The participating schools and clubs include Govt General Zorawar Singh Degree College Reasi, Zorawar Fencing Club Reasi, Dharmani Fencing Club, Panthal Fencing Club, Presentation Convent School Reasi, Trikuta Shiksha Niketan, Katra Fencing Club, Higher Secondary School Panthal and High School Kambal Danga.
The bouts were officiated by Ravinder Kumar and Rohit Panjgotra.
Simran Verma of Amba Kids Home Panthal won gold in Under-14 girls Epee, while Aditya Thakur from Kalka Public School Reasi claimed gold medal in Under-14 boys Foil event.