Jharsuguda : Three air gun shooters including a father-son duo of Jharsuguda District will be taking part in 63rd National Championship at Bhopal to be held from 7th December to 4th January 2019 -2020.
The three air gun shooters are P. Ramesh (34) for 10 Meter Pistol Senior, whereas the father and – son duo Atish Kumar Naik (40) to participate in 10 Meter Air rifle Senior Category and Aayushmaan Naik,(15) will take participate in 10 meters, air rifle youth category.
Aayushmaan Naik, have been practising this shooting since last four years, while his father Atish Kumar Naik, who is a Railway Employee and works at Sarbahal Railway Level Crossing Gate has been supporting him with all possible way.
While supporting him even his father, Atish Naik has been qualified to take part in 10 Meter Air Rifle Senior Category.
Additionally, Aayushmaan Naik will also represent DAV Odisha in All India Inter DAV Sports meet in 10-meter air rifle category at Hyderabad from 10th December to 12th December. Aayushmaan has been studying in Class Tenth at DAV Public School, Jharsuguda
Another budding Shooter, P. Ramesh (34), of Chowkipara will be participating in 10 Meter Pistol Senior Category in the National Championship.