Praggnanandhaa felicitated by Velammal


Chennai, Dec 10: A grand felicitation ceremony was hosted at Velammal Main School, Mogappair campus to congratulate Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa for receiving the prestigious Arjuna Award. He received the country’s second -highest sporting honour from President Droupadi Murmu at Rashtrapati Bhavan, Delhi during the National Sports and Adventure Awards- 2022 Ceremony recently. The grand ceremony was presided over by Siva V Meyyanathan,  Minister of Environment Climate Change, Youth Welfare & Sports Development of Tamilnadu. The school gifted him with a cash award of Rs seven lakh.   Pragg thanked the school for the constant support and expressed his gratitude to his teachers and mentors for preparing him over the years.