Hyderabad 17th February 2023: NCC Cadet Shaik Naziya of Hindi Mahavidyalaya from the 3 Telangana Battalion of Hyderabad Group has been selected for the Asian Junior Fencing Championship. She will represent India at Tashkent, Uzbekistan, from 6th - 9th March 2023.
She is studying BBA 1st year in Hindi Mahavidyalaya. She recently represented Osmania University in the All Inter University Fencing Championship at Jammu, where she won an individual Bronze Medal. She also won a medal in the Commonwealth & Asian Fencing Championship in the U-17 category. Her father is an RTC driver, and her mother is a housewife. She has two siblings, and they are also National Medalists in Fencing. Her elder sister is also an Ex NCC Cadet from the 3 Telangana Battalion, and her younger brother is studying Intermediate 1st year. Naziya's future goal is to represent our country and win a Medal in Olympic Games.
Her father wants her to serve the Nation in the Indian armed forces.