The high profile event will be the final opportunity for Asia's top shooting athletes to book their tickets for the Rio Olympics.
The final 35 Rio Olympic quota places for Asian nations will be up for grabs at the event across the three shooting disciplines of shotgun, rifle and pistol and is slated to be held at the Karni Singh Shooting Range here.
National Rifle Association of India President Raninder Singh has received a letter from the executive committee of the International Shooting Federation (ISSF) confirming the selection of NRAI as the organizers of the event.
"This is a huge honor bestowed on the country and our national federation by the ISSF and the IOC. On behalf of the NRAI we express our sincere gratitude while assuring them that we will do our very best to deliver upon the faith reposed on us," Singh said.

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