Lama, Thapa win

KATHMANDU: Nepal Police Club’s Sonam Lama and Mallika Thapa won gold medals in the Gautam Buddha 48th National Karate Tournament on Sunday.

In the men’s category, Lama defeated Tribhuvan Army Club’s Roshan Balami in the 55kg category final. Rabindra Karki, Diwash Shrestha, Prakash Gharti, Niranjan Khadka also won gold medals.

In women’s category, NPC’s Mallika Thapa (55kg) and Sunita Maharjan (61kg) and TAC’ duo Misli Shrestha (50kg) and Bibhusha Thapa (68kg) won gold medals.