A good number of boys and girls from several special schools in the city and district participated in the sports meet for mentally challenged children, conducted by the Sports Department of VSP at Ukku Stadium here on Saturday.

Director (Personnel) Y.R. Reddy inaugurated the meet and later distributed prizes to winners. He also supported the view expressed by General Manager (CSR) R. Shankar that the meet should be organised every year.

Chairman of VSP Sports Committee A. Radhakrishna, AGM (sports) M.S. Kumar, DGM (TA) R.P. Srivatsava, DGM (MS) in-charge V. Narayanan, and trade union leaders participated.

Following are winners: Boys 12-15 years 100 M: 1. M.N.D.R..K. Chaitanya (Arunodaya School), 2. Sai Raghu (Sun Flower Special School), 3. P. Sunil (Lebenshilfe). 16-21 years: 1. S. Vasu (Hidden Sprouts), 2. T. Atchut Kumar (Lebenshilfe), 3. P. Sunil Kumar (Lebenshilfe). 8-11 years 50 M: 1. U. Sam (Lebenshilfe), 2. B. Rajesh (Hidden Sprouts), 3. Tara Channle (Arunodaya).

Girls 100 M 16-21 years: 1. S. Pavani (Lebenshilfe), 2. B. Dhanalaxmi (Hidden Sprouts), 3. Y. Satyavathi (Lebenshilfe). 100 M 12-15 years: 1. K. Ramadevi (Pavani Institute), 2. K. Nagalakshmi (Emmanuel School), 3. K. Nagalakshmi (Hidden Sprouts). 50 M 8-11 years: 1. K. Sai (Hidden Sprouts), 2. Yamnini (Lebenshilfe), 3. P. Divya (Lebenshilfe).