Kariha Javaid who has participated in various national and international Taekwondo championships has been selected by Government of India, Ministry of Women & Child Development for National Award for Exceptional Achievements 2013.
She won gold medal in World Championship held at Malaysia. The Taekwondo Association of J&K in its convened here appreciated the talent and the laurels brought by Kariha Javaid to the J&K State. She was also called by the Chief Minister Omar Abdullah in Srinagar soon after winning the gold medal in the said championship.
President, Taekwondo Association of J&K, while addressing the meeting expressed happiness on selection of Kariha Javaid for national award and hoped that she will continue to bring laurels for the State at both the National and International levels.