Jammu: Saisha Gupta, a 17-year-old girl from Jammu, has brought laurels to Jammu and Kashmir by becoming the youngest Scuba diver in the state.
A student of Hope Town School Dehradun, she achieved the feat in the glistening and clear waters of Bali Indonesia recently. She was trained by Archana Sardana.
She has not only made Jammu Kashmir but the entire country proud. Her achievement has opened a new chapter in the history of water sports and getting the international Scuba Diver’s license would encourage the young boys and girls to participate in such adventurous water sports events.
Scuba Diving is an immensely thrilling adventure sport and it is one of the exciting ways to explore the magical facets of underwater marine life and. Originally an acronym for Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus, scuba diving today is widely recognized and loved water sport. Scuba diving is useful in a number of applications, including scientific, military and public safety roles. Scuba divers are trained in the procedures and skills appropriate to their level of certification by instructors affiliated to the diver certification organisations which issue these certifications.