Chandigarh-Punjab gamers introduced laurels to the state by performing their finest within the 67th National School Games.
Disclosing this right here in the present day Punjab School Education Minister Harjot Singh Bains mentioned that until now, as many as 142 medals have been received by the gamers of Punjab in National School Games which included 46 gold, 33 silver and 63 bronze medals. He mentioned that the video games will conclude in February 2024.
Currently Punjab was at fifth place as per medal tally, as its gamers have received a complete of 12 medals in Archery together with 4 gold, 3 silver and 5 bronze medals and three medals in athletics together with 1 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze. The Punjab gamers additionally clinched 2 medals in Badminton together with 1 gold and 1 bronze and 21 medals boxing together with 4 gold, 5 silver and 12 bronze medals. The gamers secured 6 medals together with 2 gold and 4 bronze medals in fencing and clinched a bronze medal every in soccer and Gymnastics. The gamers additionally received 2 medals in handball together with 1 silver and 1 bronze. In Judo, the gamers clinched 14 medals together with 7 gold, 4 silver and three bronze medals in the meantime, the gamers received 33 medals in Karate together with 12 gold, 9 silver and 12 bronze medals. The Punjab gamers additionally clinched 1 bronze medal in Kho-Kho and a silver medal in Kabaddi. The gamers from the state carried out nicely in Shooting as they clinched 12 medals together with 6 gold, 3 silver and three bronze medals. They additionally acquired 7 medals in swimming together with 4 gold, 1 silver and a pair of bronze medals and a silver medal in Tennis and a bronze medal in Volleybal. In Weightlifting, they received 7 medals together with 3 silver and 4 bronze medals and 10 medals in freestyle Wrestling together with 1 silver and 9 bronze medals. Meanwhile, in Greco-Roman Wrestling, the Punjab gamers clinched 4 medals together with 2 gold and a pair of bronze medals aside from 2 gold medals in Hockey and a gold medal in Basketball.
Cabinet minister Bains mentioned that Chief Minister Bhagwant Singh Mann making a number of efforts to advertise sports activities and encourage sportspersons within the state, which was bearing fruitful outcomes.