VELAMMAL STUDENTS FELICITATED FOR THEIR PROWESS IN CHESS
The Chess prodigies of Velammal Nexus, Master Ajay Karthikeyan, Class XI from Velammal Vidyalaya Annexure, Mel Aynambakkam, won the Gold medal in boys (U-15) category at the National Sub-Junior level Open Chess Championship among 256 participants recently. He has also represented India for Chess competitions at the International Level, whereas Miss B. Savithashree, Class IX from Velammal Vidyalaya, Mel Aynambakkam, won the Gold medal in the girls (U-11) category at the National Chess Championship. She has also won 12 World Chess Championships.
Recognizing their extraordinary achievements at the National Level, these players were honoured by Tmt. R. Seethalakshmi, IAS, Collector of Chennai and were awarded cash prizes during the Republic Day celebration on 26th January, 2021.
The School Management extols the achievers on their remarkable feat and wishes them future laurels