Wushu players feted

KATHMANDU: The Wushu Diploma Committee formed under Nepal Wushu Association (NWA) feted the 11th South Asian Games wushu medallists and participants on Saturday. Gold medallists Binita Maharjan and Aang Babu Lama were awarded Rs 5,000 each, while silver medallists Bikash Gurung and Purushottam Rijal and bronze winners Jharna Gurung and Elina Chaudhary were handed over letters of appreciation. Raju Maharjan, Prem Chandra Darlami, Bir Singh Tamang and Sami Lama were presented with the letter of appreciations. Meanwhile, national coach Kumar Bahadur Dahal announced a financial assistance of Rs 500,000 to the NWA.