Daijiworld Media Network - Mangaluru
Mangaluru, Sep 22: Samuel Simson, a first year LLB student of SDM Law College here won the silver medal in shotgun trap shooting South India Zone level held in Hyderabad and also qualified for National level upcoming event soon. He is the only first shooter from Dakshina Kannada district to have won the silver medal in the state level as well as South India level age of only 19 years.
He is the son of Royprakash Simson and Cheryl Simson, owner of Simson Gun House Bajpe.
Samuel said, "Due to term exams, without practice I could manage to participate in the competition and win the medal, All the credit should go to my father because he supported me.".
"It is very tough in Mangaluru for the shooters because we don’t have any firing ranges in our district. Hence I requested my father to open one shooting academy in here since he is a leading gun dealer in the country," he added.