GUWAHATI, Aug 16 - Dhrupad Kashyap of Sarala Birla Gyan Jyoti won the Akshayam Independence Day Inter School Chess Championship held at Aarohan here on Wednesday.
The championship was organised by Assam Chess Club where 82 players from various city based schools took part. The tournament was conducted by Fide arbiter Swaraj Buragohain as chief arbiter and Ravikant Tiwari as assistant arbiter. Delhi Public School, Guwahati got the best school participant award.
Final results: (Open category) 1st Dhrupad Kashyap, 2nd Manthan Kashyap Dutta, 3rd Rishideep Bordoloi; (Class 10 to 12, boys) 1st Daipayan Kashyap; (Girls) 1st Manisha Kumari; (Class 7 to 9, boys) 1st Mridumoloy Das, 2nd Dhyan Oleymman, 3rd Achitanga Kashyap; (Girls) 1st Anchita Sharma, 2nd Shivangi Priya Kashyap, 3rd Purbaja Neog; (Class 4 to 6, boys) 1st Ashvin Sarma, 2nd Bhringnish Kalita, 3rd Nihad Islam Hazarika; (Girls) 1st Jigisha Thool, 2nd Alopa Barman, 3rd Lulakshi K Mahanta; (Class 2 to 3, boys) 1st Abhirup Saikia, 2nd Shuvang Pran Kashyap, 3rd Jyotshnav Talukdar; (Girls) 1st Afsheen Afsha Zaman, 2nd Siddhi Bafna, 3rd Dhritishmita Kalita; (Class up to 1, boys) 1st Harshadeep Deka, 2nd Rajat Bafna, 3rd Rishikesh Das; (Girls) 1st Nibhriti Goswami, 2nd Yati Agarwal; (Youngest players award) 1st Rajasmit Isas Goswami, 2nd Ekansh Bagaria, 3rd Krishnabh Borthakur; (Promising players award) 1st Niveer Nitul Saikia, 2nd Priyanuj Das, 3rd Advaith Thambisetty.