medals for 15-year-old Hepsiba who lives in a shelter for the homeless in Chennai. These include a gold medal in the 100 meters sprint, a silver medal in the 400 meters race and a bronze medal in the hurdles race.
medal for runaway boy Ashok from Chennai. He won a bronze medal in shot put.
14 - 20 March
The Street Child Games were held between these days at Forte Sao Joao Urca in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The Indian contingent of 5 children was organized Karunalaya Social Service Society, a centre for Street and Working Children in Chennai.
young people, at risk on the streets, from 9 countries participated in 12 events.