World level shooting range to be established at Hamirpur
HAMIRPUR (HP): With a view to promote budding shooters and hone their skills, the management of MIT group of Institutes of Bani ( Hamirpur) has decided to establish a world level shooting range in their campus this year.
Disclosing this on Sunday while honouring ace shooter and Olympic silver medal winner, Subedar Vijay Kumar at his native village Harsaur, Vinod Kumar Thakur, chairman of the group, said that the shooting ranges in MIT campuses would popularise the sport and benefit the local youth.
Thakur also presented a cap and a shawl to the international shooter and described him as one of the best sportsperson the state had produced so far.
Kumar thanked the MIT management for its proposal to have a shooting range at its campus and assured that he would extend all possible help and join the budding shooters during vacations.