Police DAV Public School , Jalandhar welcomed its Alumnus Olympics bronze medalist Hardik Singh along with his parents in its campus with great pomp and show. The school bhangra team lead the procession. He was escorted by Dr. Rashmi Vij, Principal, Mr. Rajkumar, Dr. Cinny Malhotra, Ms. Anju, Ms. Manmeet Mann, Ms. Savita Sharma, Supervisory Heads of all the wings, Mr. Vinod Sharma, Sports Incharge and coaches of various sports teams of school. A loud and noisy ovation was accorded by students who had lined up in corridors and waved excitedly to their hero. Hardik Singh was felicitated by Shri M.S. Bhullar, IPS DGP( Retd. ) the Founder Chairman of school along with
Padma Shree awardee Sh. Bahadur Singh, SP, Sports Secretary, PAP and Principal Dr. Rashmi Vij. His father Sh. Virinderpal Singh, SP, Batala who was also an Olympian hockey player and mother Kamaljit Kaur were also honoured on the occasion. An interactive session was held with the sports students of school and Hardik Singh told them that they had not gone to Tokyo just only for
participation but for the medal. He gave them the message to play whatever sport they were playing with perseverance and persistence. The alumnus hockey players of school Harsimranveer Singh, Luvnoor Singh, and Ajay pal Singh who are getting training at PIS Mohalli and Surjit Hockey Academy
respectively were also present.