Delhi Public School (DPS) Srinagar’s Thang Ta team brought laurels to the school by securing 25 medals in the J&K UT Level Thang Ta Championship 2022, organised by J&K Thang Ta Association, held between 28th and 30th October. The DPS team won 9 gold, 6 silver, and 10 bronze.
More than 630 players from J&K participated in the championship that took place at Multipurpose Indoor Sports Hall Srinagar. As many as 38 players from the school participated in the championship, with Saira Zahoor, a senior category player from class 12th winning the title “Champion Of Champions” which is played between senior category gold medallists.
Expressing her delight at the remarkable performance of the students, Principal Ms. Shafaq Afshan said, “The wins again highlight the quality of our training program. At DPS, we ensure that the students are identified for potential, and groomed to shine in the field.”
Chairman Vijay Dhar also expressed his delight at the rich haul and noted it as a vindication of the school’s attempts to establish a sporting culture to offset the gloom of circumstances.
Other gold medallists include: Ayat Rafiq, Aungbeen Nazir, Ayla Parvaiz, Aaminah Irfan, Ayda Nazir, Sujhat Wani, Zynah Sartaj, Aayat Kirmani.