Sri Dasmesh emerge champs at South East Asian Pipe Band Championships

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Singapore | 5 June  2016 | Asia Samachar |
Sri Dasmesh Pipe Band emerged champs at South East Asian Pipe Band Championships 2016 in Singapore - PHOTO / SRI DASMESH
Sri Dasmesh Pipe Band emerged champs at South East Asian Pipe Band Championships 2016 in Singapore – PHOTO / SRI DASMESH

Sri Dasmesh Pipe Band, one of the more famous Sikh outfits from Malaysia, made waves again. This time, they emerged champions in the South East Asian Pipe Band Championships that concluded in Singapore today.

The pipe band won gold in the Grade Four category at the competition organised by the St Patrick’s Society Singapore and Pipe Band Association Singapore.

The Kuala Lumpur Pipes & Drums won the first place in the Grade 3 category, according to an update at the Sri Dasmesh band Facebook.

SEE ALSO: Sri Dasmesh emerge champs at KL Highlands games

Sri Dasmesh had just recently emerged triumphant at the traditional Scottish annual games in Malaysia when it scooped up gold medals in every category except two at the Kuala Lumpur Highland Games (KLHG 2016).

The band, which holds its regular practice at the grounds of the Sri Dasmesh International School in Kuala Lumpur, has been a regular feature in various Sikh and non-Sikh activities in the region. The band has been invited for various performance abroad, including Canada, UK and Australia.

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