Sulochana Subba, who hails from the remote corner of Sikkim in West District, won a gold medal at a top Taekwondo Tournament held at Kokrajhar in Assam, according to media reports.
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Sulochana defeated formidable opponents from of Nepal, Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Siliguri, Guwahati and Pune to win the medal. She lives in remote area in Uttarey in West Sikkim and has made the state proud. Sikkim already boasts of many champion Taekwondo athletes who have represented the state and the nation at top events nationally and internationally. The new champion is a welcome addition to the list.