Auto-rickshaw driver gifts Olympic hopeful daughter Rs.500,000 rifle

53881678Ahmedabad auto rickshaw driver, Manilal Gohi has gifted his daughter a rifle worth Rs.5 lakhs, to train her for international level shooting competitions.

Reports say Manilal had saved this money for his daughter Mittal’s marriage, but later he decided to spend it on her passion for shooting.

Mittal who lives with her parents and brothers in Gomtipur area is a national level shooter.

Manilal got Mittal enrolled at a rifle club where she practised shooting with a rented rifle and soon won a bronze medal at the National Championship.

Perhaps she could make it to the next Olympic Games.