Srinagar: The Delhi Public School(DPS) Srinagar have brought laurels to their school by winning 39 medals in the recently concluded 7th District Pencak Silat championship held at Indoor stadium Polo Ground here.
These include 10 Gold, 11 silver and 16 Bronze medals in their respective weight categories and age groups. A contingent of 41 students from the school participated in the two long championship which started on 28th May.
Chairman DPS Vijay Dharhas congratulated the winners, and said, “DPS Srinagar stands for providing talent opportunities that have previously been unheard of. The success of our Pencak Silat team, and their predecessors points out how far our quest to unearth talent has come. Congrats to the winners.”
Congratulating the students, Principal Shafaq Afshan said, “It is a matter of great pride and satisfaction that the school team has put in such a magnificent effort. Over the years, our school has managed to cultivate quite a formidable talent bank for Pencak Silat, as our students have consistently been bagging rich medal hauls in it.