Lucknow: Karate Town Academy captured the overall championship trophy with a strong performance in the Lucknow district level karate competition. Karate Town Academy won 32 gold medals in the championship held late on Sunday night under the aegis of Karate Association of Lucknow in the multi-purpose hall of Chowk Stadium.
In second place, Champion of Champions Academy was runner-up with 24 gold medals. Wadokai Academy, on the other hand, finished third with 11 gold medals.
In the closing ceremony, chief guest Baburam Nishad (Chairman, Uttar Pradesh Backward Classes Finance and Development Corporation) and special guests, Bharatiya Janata Party Awadh region general secretary Vijay Singh and Bharatiya Janata Party Uttar Pradesh’s campaign chief Girija Shankar Gupta distributed the prizes.
In the end Jaspal Singh, General Secretary of Karate Association of UP and President of Karate Association of Lucknow distributed the prizes. Organizing Secretary Santosh Kumar Jaiswal, Ravi Chaurasia and others were present on this occasion.