Power Lifting team of BBK DAV College for Women, Amritsar won the GNDU Inter-College Power Lifting Championship held at DAV Complex, Shastri Nagar, Amritsar. College team put up a splendid show by defeating HMV College, Jalandhar, GNDU Campus, Amritsar, BD Arya College, Jalandhar Cantt. and Bebe Nanki College, Dhariwal.
College has won this trophy for the third time in a row. Team members were Ms. Navjot Kaur, Manpreet Kaur, Manalisha Sonowal, Gagandeep Kaur, Sandeep Kaur, Manpreet Kaur, Sukhmanpreet Kaur and Manpreet Kaur. Five players of college Navjot Kaur, Sandeep Kaur, Manpreet Kaur, Manalisha Sonowal and Gagandeep Kaur got selected for All India Intervarsity Championship going to be held in February 2017 at Punjab University, Chandigarh.
Principal Dr. Pushpinder Walia congratulated the young achievers and motivated them to maintain their performance in future as well. She added that the college players have always made a mark in various championships and, as a result, BBK DAV is a forerunner in sports.
Mrs. Sweety Bala, Head, Department of Physical Education, along with other faculty members, and Power Lifting Coaches Daljinder Singh and Baljeet Singh felicitated the players on their achievements.