Delhi Public School organized its 1st DPS Khanna Invitational Golf Tournament on the 27th of November, 2016. Mr. D S Bains (IAS) inaugurated the tournament. Aryan Bharti, a promising golfer of DPS administered the oath. The tournament was declared open by Mr. Bains.
A number of teams from different DPS Schools participated in the tournament. The zeal and zest of all the participants was at its peak during ‘Putting and Round of Eight Holes’ events. The talent of the players was acknowledged by giving away the prizes to the winners.
In ‘Putting competition’, Aryan Bharti ,Pardeep Singh and Rashkaran Singh of DPS Khanna bagged the first, second and third positions respectively.
Whereas, in the ‘Eight Hole Round’ event, Ekamjot Singh of DPS Khanna secured the first position, Yuveraj Dhara & Abhimanyu Dhara of DPS Pinjore clichéd the second & third positions.
Abhimanyu Dhara of DPS Pinjore grabbed the prize for ‘Nearest to Pin’ event & Ekamjot Singh of DPS Khanna made everyone proud by hitting ‘maximum pars’.
Mr. Bains, in his address emphasized that “catch them young” is the Motto for producing champions in any sport. Just as Tiger Woods started training at the age of five under his father. DPS Khanna strives to provide the best facilities to the young children.
He further said that the Punjabis have a natural flair and strength to be golf champions. Jeev Milkha Singh & Gaganjeet Singh Bhullar are amongst India’s top golf players. Among girls Irina Brar & Parneeta Grewal are young golf icons from Punjab. Mr. Bains hoped that DPS Khanna would produce many champions in golf.
It was a proud moment for Mr. Bains to announce that Yuvraj Hara an almunous of DPS Khanna, has been selected to play Junior Masters Golf Tournament to be held in Indonesia.
Delhi Public School Khanna celebrated its Sixth Founders Day for Juniors. Mr. Ravi Bhagat Deputy Commissioner, Ludhiana was the Chief Guest on the occasion. The efforts put by the students, teachers and staff was visible on the stage with immaculate shows. Scintillating performances by the students left the audience spell bound.
The little ones of the pre-primary wing lit up the stage with a medley of songs and dances. Pinocchio- a lively theatre production was immensely appreciated by the Chief Guest, Mr.Ravi Bhagat .
Mr. Ravi Bhagat in his address said that he was highly impressed by the initiative
taken by DPS to inculcate ethical values in students. He further said that the role of parents is very crucial in the up brining of the children. The Pro Vice Chairperson, Mrs. Annu Bains said that the parents should inculcate a love for reading in their children and they should encourage to watch such programs on TV that stimulate their minds. At the end she appreciated the efforts of the teachers for putting up such as wonderful show.