|DPS, Nagbani holds chess competition|
|Early Times Report|
Jammu, Aug 20: Delhi Public School Nagbani, Jammu - (West) held a chess competition in the school today.
Chess has acquired a high reputation as being a means to discipline the mind as it requires strong memory and good concentration.
It is also generally believed that skill in playing this game is evident of a superior intellect. In the event, the students from all the houses participated enthusiastically. The competition was conducted under the supervision of the sports teachers and the game was played as per the rules and norms set by them.
In boys category, Rishav Chandan of Class 9th from Ganga House stood first while Aitazaz Hussain Zari from Ganga House and Rudar Dev Singh from Chenab House stood second and third respectively.
In girls category, Porshia Bhist of class 7th from Jehlum House stood first while Tanish Singh and Harmanjot from Chenab House stood second and third respectively.
The winners were awarded merit certificates by the Principal of the school R. K. Verma.