Mihir Vasavda at Asian Games: In India’s first medal in women’s skeet, daughters of a fisherman, dry-cleaner & a royal
THE TRAP shooting podium on Sunday demonstrated sports’ unique ability of being a great leveler.
At the centre was the daughter of a humble fisherman who developed the patience and synchronization to shoot down flying targets by living a piscatory life. To her right was the daughter of the scion of Patiala royal family. And on the left was the daughter of a dry-cleaner from Itarsi in Madhya Pradesh who is one of the youngest women’s shooting recruits in the Army. (Read more from Mihir Vasavda)