ITANAGAR, Nov 25: Second Karatekas from Arunachal Pradesh will represent the country at the 9th Commonwealth Karate Championship held by Durban, South Africa, from November 29 to December 2.
The Karatekas are (women) Lipin Ete, Kina Sipa, Yanung Gamnu, Johny Mangkhiya, Goda Asha, Bamang Yamua, Mesom Singhi, (Malees) Deepak Jamoh, Samem Romat, Raja Yangfo, Mojum Dodum and Lodar Tong.
They were selected on the basis of their performance in the last national league championship that previously had disappeared earlier by the Karate Association of India, informing Arunachal Karate-Do Association (AKA) president Likha Tara.
The team will participate in sub-juniors, kadet, juniors, under-21 and senior-range categories.
General Secretary Bulang Marik is the Indian trainer.
The caretaker of the state will join the rest of the team in Mumbai on November 26 and will be on the same day in South Africa.
Tara, the President of the North East North Karate Federation of India (NESKFI), on behalf of & # 39; The NESKFI and the AKA accompany MC Mary Come to win their sixth World Championship.
"We are proud of you and your expectation, and are confident that you continue with more success," Tara said.