The students at Mahajana First Grade College here got a glimpse of Mr. Mysore during the weekly assembly yesterday.

M. Sridhar, a 1st B.A. student of the same college, showed his body and posing skills to his collegemates. Sridhar had won the Mr. Mysore title in a body building competition conducted by Department of Physical Education, University of Mysore, recently.

The college had organised a felicitation programme for Sridhar during which he posed displaying his muscular body. He was also taken in a procession from the college in Jayalakshmipuram which passed through Canara Bank Road, Mathrumandali Circle, Kalidasa Road, Jayalakshimpuram Main Road, Hunsur Road and culminated at the college premises.

Speaking to SOM, Sridhar said he started body building two years back under the guidance of Babu of Arnold Gym. He said it was Babu who inspired him to take up body building and added that he wants to perform at national level and bring laurels to the State and the College.

Sridhar said that he was also well-supported by Principal Prof. K.V. Prabhakar and Physical Education Director Bhaskar.

Sridhar, a resident of Hinkal, is the son of Mayappa, a farmer and Gowramma, a housewife.

Courtesy : Star Of Mysore