SHILLONG: The MAKO (Meghalaya Association of Kickboxing Organisations) team brought laurels to the state by winning a total of 12 medals in the recently concluded National Kickboxing Federation Cup held at Maharana Pratap Sports College, Dehradun, Uttarakhand held from October 17 to 20.Gold Medalists are Lorenza Songthiang -54 Kg, Sachin Rai -48Kg, Elton Skhemlang Swer -54Kg, Fulab Kanti Barman -70 Kg. The silver medal winners are Roshan Sunar -57Kg, Mewanshanlang Kharsyiemiong -26 Kg. The participants who won bronze medals are Lokhi Rabha -54 Kg, Samuel Mukherjee -54 Kg, Nangkhraw Kharsyiemiong -20Kg, Krishna Barman -28 Kg, Rudolf Sohtun -17 Kg.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits the Diamond Mountain resort in Kumgang, North Korea. Kim ordered the destruction of South Korean-made hotels and other tourist facilities at the North’s Diamond Mountain resort, apparently because Seoul won’t defy international sanctions and resume South Korean tours at the site, Pyongyang’s official Korean Central News Agency said on Wednesday. (PTI)