LPU Distance Education Students proved their mettle in 62nd National Shooting Championship

LPU Distance Education students Gurpreet Singh and Amanpreet Singh once again proved their mettle in shooting by winning three medals during 62nd National Shooting Championship recently held at Vattiyoorkkavu Shooting Range, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala .

Employed with Indian Army, Gurpreet Singh, who is pursuing B.A. from Lovely Professional University through Distance Education mode, won Silver Medal in 25M Centre Fire Pistol event by competing with 162 top national level shooting sports-persons. Gurpreet Singh also won Team Bronze in 25M Rapid Fire Pistol event  by teaming up with Army-men Neeraj Kumar and Arun.

Amanpreet Singh, who is an ONGC employee and pursuing MBA from LPU DE, won Silver Medal in 10M Centre Fire Pistol Mixed event by teaming up with Shweta Singh of ONGC.

This National Championship was organized by the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI), as per rules and regulations under NRAI Match Book 2018.   

Illustratively, LPU provides scholarships to National and International level achievers in various field so that they can enhance their academic qualifications along with pursuing their passion.