Karate meet in Guwahati on Feb 12

Online Staff/ GUWAHATI, Feb 7: TG Baruah Memorial 6th Youth and U-21 State Karate Championship will be held at the Deshbhakta Tarun Ram Phukan Indoor Stadium here on February 12. 435 players from 16 districts will participate in the championship. The tournament will be held in three different age groups: children (8-13 years), Youth (14-17 years) and U-21 (18-20 years) and the total number of event will be 65. The secretary of the United Karate Do Association (UKAA) Nagen Bongjang said, “UKAA will also organize two-day coaching camp for all the participants during the meet and it will be held on February 10 and 11 respectively. The tournament will be inaugurated on February 11 and Sports Director PR Khaund will attend the function as the Chief Guest.” The media briefing was also attended by the Working President of UKAA Bhuben Lahkar.