Kashmiri girls win gold, bronze

Mehroosh Manzoor Paul after winning prestigius.
Mehroosh Manzoor Paul after winning prestigius.

Excelsior Sports Correspondent

Srinagar Dec 21: Mehroosh Manzoor Paul, a resident of Narkara in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district, won the gold in South Asian Tong-Il Moo-do Championship 2016, held at Indoor Stadium in Bhutanese capital of Thimphu.
The girl has brought laurels to the state by winning gold in a martial arts championship in Bhutan.
Aqsa Fareed Khan, class 5th student of Presentation Convent Higher Secondary School Srinagar, has bagged bronze in Tong IL Moo Do in Junior Medium Weight Category.
The championship was held at indoor stadium at Thimpu, the capital of Bhutan, December 16, 2016. Besides from India, the players from Srilanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan and Maldives participated in this international event.