Three children from Namakkal who participated in the national level sports and games for differently abled students, that was recently held in Chennai, won prizes in different events.

Malathi of Perapancholai Village won the gold medal in 400 metres running.

Soundararajan of Sarkar Mamundi won the silver medal in 100 metres running.

Praveen Kumar of Kondapanayakanpatti won the bronze medal in the 50 metres running.

They were among the 17 children who participated in the events that were organised on the occasion.

The students who had participated in the event were appreciated by Collector D. Jagannathan at the Collectorate here on Thursday.