ANS: Shivankur Suryavanshi, a class 12 student of Delhi Public School, Bokaro Steel City exhibited a rare combination of strength, power, timing, co-ordination and precision to bag gold medal in the 16th Jharkhand Junior State Athletics Championship held at JRD Tata Sports Complex, Jamshedpur from June 3 to 5, 2022. He has brought laurels to his Alma Mater and made his city proud by getting the first position in the Javelin Throw (U 18) category. He will now represent his State in the Junior National Athletics Championship in the Javelin Throw (Under 18 Boys) category to be held in Guwahati later this year.
Teams from all 24 districts of Jharkhand participated in this competition which was organised by Jamshedpur Athletics Association. Congratulating Shivankur on this success, Principal DPS Bokaro, A.S. Gangwar said, “Your achievement is exemplary and you have inspired others to dream big.”
“DPS Bokaro has always worked on ensuring the all round development of the students. Along with good and quality education, it is also necessary that children have an inclination towards co curricular activities for holistic development,” he added.