Ten-year-old Rajendra S. Patil, a swimmer, has been selected to represent Gulbarga district at the Dasara Sports Meet scheduled to be held on October 5 at Mysore.
Rajendra, who came first in the swimming competitions held in the district, will participate in the 200-m breaststroke and 200-m butterfly stroke. President of the Sharanbasaveshwar Vidya Vardak Sangh, principal of App Public School, where he is a student, N.S. Devarkal and president of the Gulbarga District Aqua Club Bharat Konin and secretary Bharat Bhushan have congratulated Rajendra.
— Special Correspondent