Rajasthan win General Raina Trophy
RAJASTHAN FRONTIER won the General Raina Trophy in the 36th Inter-Frontier Platoon Weapon Shooting Competition-2006 held at BSF?s Reoti Range today.india Updated: Feb 22, 2006 00:49 IST
RAJASTHAN FRONTIER won the General Raina Trophy in the 36th Inter-Frontier Platoon Weapon Shooting Competition-2006 held at BSF’s Reoti Range today.
Rajasthan Frontier got the first position winning nine medals— three gold, three silver and three bronze medals—and gained 84 points to top the table.
Jammu Frontier won eight medals—one gold, four silver and three bronze—to get the second with 81 points, while the Punjab Frontier won 49 points with three medals gold, one silver and one bronze medal.
IG (Trg) K Pachnanda was the chief guest and distributed the trophies to the winners. Earlier, DIG BSF, Mohinderlal welcomed the chief guest. In the individual event Rajasthan shooters won the top position in the three categories.
Rajasthan won the first position in Rifle Individual Challenge Cup, Centre Fire Pistol Challenge Cup and LMG Challenge Cup. Punjab Frontier won the first position in Machine Carbine Challenge Cup and Pistol Individual Challenge Cup.
Gujarat Frontier won Full Bore Free Rifle Challenge Cup and AMM & N Frontier won Aipdm Rifle Challenge Cup. T C & M Frontier and Jammu Frontier won the Sniper Rifle and Combat Match Challenge Cup respectively.