Qureshi donates money to Jaspal Rana`s shooting institute

Updated: May 15, 2013, 19:14 PM IST

Dehradun: Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi on Wednesday gave Rs 51,000 from the Governor`s Discretionary Fund to the Jaspal Rana Institute of Shooting and Sports at Paundha.

The Governor said Uttarakhand had a tradition of valour which the institute was helping to carry forward.

Handing a cheque of Rs 51,000 to institute authorities, Qureshi said he would recommend that the institute be strengthened with support from the state government.

Founder of the institute Narayan Singh Rana, who showed the governor around, said the institute has trained 500 shooters in their facility besides school and college students.