Srestha Dhar has secured the Gold Medal in 'kumite' and 'team kata' categories and Bronze Medal in 'kata' category at the 45th JSKA International Open Karate Championship 2023 held in Kerala.
In the competition, there were participants from various countries including Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bangladesh etc. Still, our student Srestha owned the 'dojo' with her unbeatable techniques in the field of martial arts.
Srestha has been passionate about karate right from her school days. At an age, when children from Bengali middle-class families go for singing, dancing and fine arts; Srestha was taking guard to take down her opponents, of course in this sport. She is now a black belt holder.
Her classmates Aditya Chakraborty and Archi Basu stole the show at 25th State Taekwondo Championship 2022. Both of them represented Hooghly district winning the gold medals last year.