|Early Times Report|
JAMMU, Jan 20: J&K Taekwondo Association (JKTA) kick off the opening ceremony of 21st Official State Taekwondo Championship under the aegis of Taekwondo Federation of India (TFI), which is recognized by Indian Olympic Association (IOA) at Brahman Sabha, Parade, and Jammu. Every affiliated District across the state joined the event on opening ceremony. All three regions are taking part in the said championship including some Professional teams AITA (Atul's International Taekwondo Academy) and SAI-SAG (Sports Authority OF India) Kargil.
Atul Pangotra (Referee chairman, TFI) said the event aims at the development of this Olympic sport at grass root level across the all corners of Jammu and Kashmir State. The Gold medalists of Sub-junior and Cadet Category will be selected for upcoming Sub-junior and Cadet National Championship respectively.