The win places India at the top of their table while the hosts closely follow them on the second spot.
New Zealand have never won an ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup, despite producing some stellar talent over the years.
All teams in each group will play each other once.
The plate tournament will run simultaneously but end with the final at the Bert Sutcliffe Oval in Christchurch on January 28. Who will take more wickets?
All teams in each group will play each other once. The final will be played on February 3 at Mount Maunganui.
The captains of the teams coming through the qualifiers are looking forward to the tournament, which is a stepping stone in the development of all participants - players and match officials.
Along side India and Australia, Papua New Guinea and Zimbabwe are also part of the Group B while Group A consists of Kenya, New Zealand, South Africa and the West Indies. "When we do that we'll be a formidable team", he says. Skipper Ajay Reddy scored nine runs and Prakash Jayaramiah scored 76.
Mr. David Richardson, the CEO, ICC, Mr. Iftikhar Hamdani, Cluster General Manager Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman and Syed Sultan Shah Chairman Pakistan Blind Cricket Council were the guests of the occasion and distributed prizes amongst the players.
But Dravid is not one to look too much into the past and the rich history.
India's game against Pakistan was built up around a lot of controversies.