Port Blair, Jan 11: The Andaman & Nicobar UT Commission for Protection of Child Rights (UTCPCR) which functions in the Islands with a view to protect and safeguard the rights of children has congratulated the Islands Tang- Soo- do (Orion) team which has participated in the 63rd SGFI National School Tang- Soo -do Championship 2017-18 held in New Delhi.
The team of the 21 participating students has shown superlative performance at the National level by bringing home 15 Medals (1 Gold-, 8 Silver and 6 Bronze Medals). It is a proud moment for the Islands that the team has also won 4 Trophies in the overall Championship in different age groups- 2nd positions in under-14 boys and 3rd position in under-17 girls, under-17 boys and under-19 boys. Students from Navy Children School, GSSS Girls, GSSS Boys, GSSS Model, GSSS School Line, Khalsa Public School, Sagaritara and RBV have participated in the event.
The Commission also congratulated Master M. D. Selvam (Coach), under whose guidance and training, the team performed so successfully. Such budding talents should be identified, encouraged and developed to the full potential so that the Islands young boys and girls continue to shine at the National level marking a name in different games.