Velammal Vidyalaya, Alapakkam, Chennai – 600 095 felicitated the first ever gold medalist of 23rd Asian Athletics Championships – 2019, Ms. Gomathi Marimuthu, a young and vibrant athlete from Tiruchirappalli District.
She was given a magnanimous welcome by the school and was felicitated with a cash prize worth Rs. 3 lakhs by the school management. The sports achievers of the school were honoured on stage by the Golden Girl with medals and certificates. The golden girl also inspired the gathering by her electrifying speech.
The speech motivated each and every student to aspire and shine in all areas of their interest. The caliber of an individual could be unraveled by the opportunity chosen and utilized by the person; this thought was been imparted in a manner that inspired the gathering.