Intnl. Sqay Gold Medal winners return home to rousing reception

Report by: 
M SURESH KUMAR
Port Blair
23 Apr 2017

Gold medal winners of the 5th Asian Sqay Martial Art Championship held at Thailand arrived here on Sunday to a grand welcome. Amid scenes of jubilation and loud cheers from scores of people, Kumari Saniya Subash of Navy Children School and Master U Bharathi of Govt. Model Sr. Sec. School accompanied by their Coach, Mr M D Selvam were greeted by the president, Island Sqay Martial Art Association (ISMAA), Smt. Umabharti and other students of ISMAA at the Veer Savarkar International Airport here. Kumari Saniya Subash bagged two gold medals while Master U Bharathi won one gold in the 5th Asian Sqay Martial Art Championship held at Changmai Thailand from April 19 this year. Before leaving for the international championship, along with coach, Mr M D Selvam and president ISMAA, Smt. Umabharti also met on the Lt. Governor,Prof. Jagdish Mukhi at Raj NIwas.