Zaid Shabir Bhat, a student of grade 10th at Delhi Public School Srinagar won the Gold medal in the Youth B 72kg category at the 5th MMA National championship held in Neemuch Madhya Pradesh from 19th May 2022 to 22nd May 2022. More than 300 participants from all over the country participated in this Championship organised by Madha Pardash MMA India.
Congratulating the medal winner, the Principal Shafaq Afshan said, “It is the stated aim of the school to sculpt talent in the pursuit of excellence across all fields ranging from academics to sports. Our sports department already has a chequered history in producing champions, and Zaid’s win further cements the legacy. Congratulations to him and those who worked him behind the scenes to ensure his success.”
The Chairman Vijay Dhar too congratulated the student, and said, “It is wonderful to see that talent from the valley is making its mark at local, national and international platforms. DPS Srinagar has always pledged and dedicated itself to this cause of harnessing talent, and it is heartening to see our efforts bear fruit. Congratulations to Zaid and his trainers.”