Odisha, a rickshawala’s son, S. Dilesh Rao has won a Bronze medal in International Aquatic meet in wind surfing in Tamil Nadu.
In international water sports event which was held in Rameswaram beach in Tamil Nadu. S. Dilesh Rao, who is from Buxi Bazar, Cuttack, Odisha, has defeated the navy commando team to win a bronze medal.
He is a class 8 student in Christ Collegiate School in Cuttack, Dilesh has grown up in an environment of want and poverty. His father S. Ram Babu a rickshaw driver and mother S. Kammam a housewife.
Dilesh had taken training under international scuba diver Sabir Bux. In the state swimming competition in 2014, he won one gold and two silver medals.
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