A student Sudarshan Tiwari of Mechanical Engineering branch of Indore Institute of Science and Technology will represent India in the "All India Open Bench Press World Championship" at Thailand on 18 May 2017. Sudarshan is Nodal champion of champions, National and International bench presser. Twice he has been Madhya Pradesh state champion both in university and open tournaments and three times district champion. IIST believes that sports play a vital role in holistic development of students and hence apart of academics attractive scholarships are also given to students who participate and excel in sports.
Recently Director of IIST Dr. Joy Banerjee has felicitated him for his achievements so as to motivate him and other students as well to participate and excel in sports. While felicitating him Dr.Joy Banerjee said that entire fraternity of IIST is proud of Sudarshan as he is representing our state Madhya Pradesh globally and director wishes him good luck for his upcoming tournament. He proved himself a jewel in the crown and pride of Indore.