imphal: Manipur’s female bodybuilder Solimla Jajo, who represented India at the ongoing 13th World Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Championship 2022, added another feather to her cap, winning a silver medal at the event held in Thailand’s Central Phuket on Friday.
Born in Kasom Khullen in Kamjong District, 17-year-old Solimla competed in the Women’s Junior Model Physique category.
A total of 44 countries in various categories took part in the world event, which started on December 6.
The winner of the Miss Manipur Model Physique 2022 is also the brand ambassador of Ukhrul FC (football club) and Animal Booster Nutrition (dietary supplements).
Trained and mentored by Robert L Meitei, owner of Royal Gymnasium Ukhrul, Solimla took part in an international event for the second time.
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Earlier this year, the young female Tangkhul athlete also won a silver medal at the 54th Asian Body Building and Physique Sports Championship 2022 in the Maldives.
“A big congratulations to our brand ambassador Solimla Jajo. Thank you for making us proud with your great achievement,” Ukhrul FC posted on Facebook.
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