Kozhikode, Sep 2 (UNI) Inspired by the achievemnt of ace shooter Abhinav Bindra in Beijing Olympics, the Kozhikode District Rifle Association (KDRA) will conduct a shooting competition here from September 13.
A release here today said the competitions would be in 10 m air rifle category, the discipline in which Bindra had won the gold.
As many as 300 children, including boys and girls, in the age group of nine to 15, would take part in the two-day event, to be jointly organised by the District Tourism Promotion Council and the KDRA.
The winners, besides one-year free coaching, would get an air rifle and Rs 2,000 as the first prize, air rifle as second and Rs 1,000 as third prize.
The competition would be held separately for boys and girls.
UNI PCH RAR HT1755