Assam’s young shooting brigade Hriday Hazarika, who clinched the top position by winning a gold medal in 10m Air Rifle men’s junior event at the International Shooting Sport Federation World Championships in South Korea on September 7, arrived in Guwahati today.

Hriday was accorded with a rousing welcome at the Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi airport today. This is not the first time that the little champ has bagged a gold medal.

Hriday Hazarika had earlier won a gold medal in men’s 10m air rifle at the SSF Junior World Cup at Suhl in Germany.