A National Level Raw Powerlifting championship was organized at Gindun Playing field in Jammu and Kashmir’s Srinagar city.
Khwaja Farooq Renzushah, the chief guest on the occasion, gave awards and trophies to winners and organizers of the tournament.
Mumin Khan Star of Nawabazaar won the powerlifting championship and was declared as Power Man of Kashmir of the year. His Deadlift was of 255kg.
Similarly, Zaib Bhat from Hawal won Bench press. His Bench press was of 145kg. Dr Faizan Muazzam of Eidgah won the award in arm wrestling championship.
The General Secretary of 100% power Lifting Federation India, Anees Chowdhery; Bilal Rah, General Secretary JK, and Ubaid Altaf were also honoured with awards on the occasion.
The chief guest complimented the players for their talent and hard work. He expressed gratitude to the present union territory administration which he said is keen to promote sports activities. He also announced the formation of Kashmir Sports Forum.