Two sisters Kaifa Shah and Aliza Shah shined for J&K by bagging medals in the 19th Sub-Junior Wushu National championship which was held at Sports Authority of India (SAI) centre Salt Lake in Kolkata from November 25 to 29.
Kaifa and Aliza, who hail from Srinagar, were representing J&K in the event which was organized by Wushu Association of West Bengal under the aegis of Wushu Association of India.
Both the students of Presentation Convent School Rajbagh were the only medal winners for the J&K.
Wushu Association of District Srinagar has hailed both the medal winners who are being trained at SK Indoor Stadium Srinagar.
“Their coaches, Kuldeep Handoo, Maqsood Rather, Rameez Ahmed, Irfan and Ajaz also deserve applause for guiding and nurturing this young talent,” the association statement said.