The Madras High Court staff have come in third place at the Legal Premier League badminton tournament conducted by the Punjab and Haryana High Court in Chandigarh between December 24 and 27.
This is the first national-level trophy won by the Madras High Court staff, according to V. Venkatasubramanian, former secretary of their association.
He said Justice P.N. Prakash was instrumental in the team winning the trophy as he had encouraged staff members to train and participate in sporting activities after their working hours.
The team met Justice Prakash after their return from Chandigarh and showed him the trophy. The trophy was presented to them by Justice T.P.S. Mann of the Punjab and Haryana High Court.