Marik to officiate in AKF C’ship in Japan

ITANAGAR, May 3: Bulang Marik of Arunachal Pradesh has been selected as referee to officiate in the 17th AKF Cadet, Junior and U-21 Karate Championship to be held in Okinawa, Japan from 10 to 13 May.
Marik, Black Belt 6 DAN, is the first from the North East to officiate in any championship conducted by the Asian Karate Federation.
He is also general secretary of the Arunachal Karate Do Association and will be leaving for Japan on 5 May.