LPU gave Rs One Lakh Award to its World Cup Shooting Medal-Winner Student

LPU student Amanpreet Singh is now targeting to win Tokyo Olympics Medal -Recently, Amanpreet has won silver medal in the 50m free pistol event at the world cup organized by International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF)

LPU Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal & Pro Chancellor Ms Rashmi Mittal honouring with Rs One Lakh to Amanpreet Singh, World Cup Shooting Medal-Winner at Lovely Professional University campusLPU Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal & Pro Chancellor Ms Rashmi Mittal honouring with Rs One Lakh to Amanpreet...

Jalandhar, Punjab, March 17, 2017 /India PRwire/ -- After winning silver medal in 50 meter free pistol event at the World Cup, international shooter Amanpreet Singh joined his classes once again at Lovely Professional University. Amanpreet was accorded a warm welcome by all the students and staff members at LPU. LPU Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal and Pro Chancellor Mrs Rashmi Mittal honoured him on his glorious win with a citation of appreciation and a cash award of Rs One Lakh to further strengthen his sports and academic activities. Congratulating and encouraging Amanpreet, Chancellor Mittal said: "I feel immense pleasure while sharing that your illustrious achievement has made India and LPU proud. We all at LPU feel privileged to honour you with a cheque of Rs One Lakh for your outstanding feat. We hope that you will keep on bringing laurels to the country and to LPU. Best wishes for your bright future and next target of winning gold medal in Olympics-2020."

During the honouring ceremony, International shooter Amanpreet was along with his family-members. Thanking LPU management, teachers & students for their motivation & firm support; Amanpreet assured all at LPU: "I will continue bringing glory to the country and LPU through my diverse endeavours. Presently, I am aiming to win gold medal in Olympics 2020, which are to be held in Tokyo (Japan)."

While addressing the students during an interactive session at LPU, Amanpreet said in response to a query made by a student, "Age is no bar; students should follow their respective passions with complete dedication. I also started my studies somewhat late and presently I am married and father of a three-month old daughter. However, I followed both of my passions, in academics as well as sports, with complete determination, dedication and devotion. The result is before you all. Now, I do not want to get slackened and will continue practice for my next target of Olympics. In addition, I will continue with LPU MBA programme also." Sharing his personal life, he also informed that his little daughter "Wahenoor" is very lucky, for his career, as prior to her birth he had attempted 21 times with no solid results. Only his passion and his firm belief in the birth of a girl child have made him earn a glorious win.

Illustrative, LPU has recently inaugurated a shooting range on the campus for shooting lovers. LPU is planning to extend it on international level so that shooting enthusiasts in different categories may get opportunities to sharpen their talent at LPU campus itself. A few months back, when Indian Cricket Captain MS Dhoni paid a visit to LPU campus, a special LPU-MS Dhoni scholarship was launched to honour brilliant sports achievers at international and national levels. In addition, LPU also provides scholarships and other benefits to the international, national, state level players as per abilities and participations made.

For more details visit-http://www.lpu.in/NewsReleaseHome.aspx


Journalists and Bloggers
Visit India PRwire for Journalists for releases, photos, email alerts and customized feeds just for Media.

If you have any query regarding information in the press releases, please contact the company listed in the press release itself. Please do not call India PRwire, we will be unable to assist you with your inquiry.


Lovely Profesional University recent press release(s)


World's largest Cooperative 'IFFCO' & LPU hosted 1500 Farmers' Meet

Occasion was massive "Golden Jubilee Year Celebrations" of IFFCO organized by its Jalandhar Zone Society at LPU Campus - Held with Corporate Social responsibility, programme proved entirely dedicated to Agriculture, Farmers & Cooperative Development - Top two leaders of 'IFFCO', MD & Chairman, met each and every person present on the occasion to encourage them for further ...

Senior Officials from Top 40 Industries including Hero Group & Maruti Suzuki visited LPU

Occasion was regional 'Convention on Quality Concept' - Top companies including Hero Moto Corp, Maruti Suzuki, Mahindra & Mahindra, JCB India, Nerolac Paints, Swaraj Engines, NTPC, Gabriel India, Indian Oil, Blue Star, Motherson Group, Bharat Electronics, Sandhar Group, Auto Fit and more participated - Creating value to the society, detailed presentations on quality concep...

LPU Ph D Scholar presented Innovative Mathematical Research at Cambridge University in UK

Occasion was four-day 19th 'Postgraduate Group Theory Conference' held at the University of Cambridge, the UK -Annual conference was for Ph D students in "group theory and related areas" to share their innovative research -50+ Researchers from across the top universities of the world had gathered to ponder on soft ways of calculations

LPU Bio-Tech Researcher visited three Universities of Canada to discuss Cost-Effective Green Technology

Canadian & Indian Universities' team members have joined hands to work on Rs 4.5 Crore IC-IMPACTS Project based on waste-water treatment - Biotech researchers at LPU are all-set to clean polluted areas of the Panjab State, including Buddha Nullah at Ludhiana -Associate Dean Dr Neeta Raj Sharma of Bio-Engineering & Bio-Sciences department at LPU discussed usage of "Bio-char...

French Government Awardee & Asian Games Village Architect Raj Rewal interacted with LPU Students

Held discussions for "Dialogue on Architecture and Urban Habitat"