Gold medal winner Maharjan to be awarded
KATHMANDU: Gold medal winner in the world body building and physique sports championship held in Changmai, Thailand Maheswar Maharjan is to be honoured with cash prize.
Nepal Bodybuilding Association is to honour Maharjan with a cash prize of Rs. 300,000. This is the first time that Nepal has won gold medal in world championship. Earlier, the best performance was a silver medal by Shyam Shrestha.
Maharjan won the coveted gold medal by defeating Indian body builder in the 75 kg men’s category. Singapore came third among 12 athletes who competed in this category.
Gold medalist Maharajn returned home today to a warm welcome of Nepali supporters at the Tribhuvan International Airport.
Published Date: Wednesday, December 26th, 2018 | 12:31 AM