BOKAJAN, Apr 27: The 12th National Shatokan Karate Federation (NSKF) National Karate-Do-Championship started today amid much enthusiasm at Bokajan Kalakendra building, Bokajan from 9:00 am, sources said.
The championship was inaugurated by Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC) EM Madhurjya Dhekial Phukan and opening song was sung by Bormanthi KCS Unit. Different tribes residing in Bokajan area like Karbi, Adivasi, Bodo, Manipur and others showcased their respective traditional dances, adding more colour to the event.
Following the inaugural function, competition for senior and junior groups was held. Delegates from Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Burma, Nagaland, Sikkim and others participated in the championship.