Lucknow girl Priya wins 3 medals in Special Olympics

Lucknow girl Priya wins 3 medals in Special Olympics

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Lucknow, Mar 19 : Miss Priya Kushwaha, of Asha School Lucknow Cantonment has made the country proud by winning two Gold and one Bronze Medal at the ongoing Special Olympics-2019 being held at Abu Dhabi in the event of Roller Skating.

Priya has won the Gold Medals in 1000M and 300M category and the Bronze in 2x100M relay. Ms Sharmistha Basu , Principal Asha School said here on Tuesday that it is indeed a proud moment for the School because she was trained here and was selected for various camps at State and National as one amongst the 292 athletes representing India at the Special Olympics 2019 at Abu Dhabi.

" It is a success story of passion, dedication and persistence of Priya, her coach Mr Ajit Kumar and her parents," Ms Basu said.
History repeated itself as from the same school Master Prabhroop Sekhon had made India proud by winning two Gold Medals in Roller Skating event in Special Olympics-2015 held at Los Angeles, US.