Excelsior Sports Correspondent
JAMMU, Oct 8: Jammu and Kashmir State Athletics team which participated in 30th North Zone Junior Athletics Championships at Rohtak (Haryana), bagged five medals including 2 silver and 3 bronze.
Vasu Sapolia bagged Silver Medal in 100 mtrs Under-16 category, while Abhinav Kundal bagged Bronze Medal in 400 mtrs Under-20 category. Ayushmaan Singh claimed Bronze Medal in Under-18 category, while the team comprising of Vasu Sapolia, Shakir Rashid, Abhinav Kundal and Iftkhar Ahmed won Silver Medal in 4×100 mtrs Relay Race in Under-20 category. The team comprising of Abrar Choudhary, Amarjeet Singh, Iftkhar Ahmed and Abhinav Kundal clinched Bronze Medal in Under-20 category.
The team was accorded warm reception at Jammu Railway Station by Dr Ashutosh Sharma, General Secretary J&K Olympic Association, Suneel Mahajan; President, J&K Athletics Association; Rajan Sharma, General Secretary J&K Boxing Association; Sarwant Singh Gill, Associate Secretary J&K Athletics Association; Sharat Chander Singh, General Secretary J&K Athletics Association and Vinod Bhatia, Joint Secretary J&K Athletics Association.