Sikkim youth bags 4th position in WFF Mr. Universe

Sunday, Jul 17, 2022 07:30 [IST]

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Sikkim youth bags 4th position in WFF Mr. Universe

sanjay Agarwal

RANGPO,: Fitness icon Sanjay Budhathoki from Sikkim has bagged 4th position in the WFF Mr. Universe 2022 competition held at Bangkok. He was selected in top five amongst 22 body builders from different nations of the world.

Sanjay has become the first Sikkimese to participate and win a position in the global event. He had competed in the 75 kg weight category.

Speaking to this correspondent, Sanjay dedicated the medal to the nation and his home State. It is a memorable day in my life, he said.

Sanjay is returning to Sikkim on July 23.


Sikkim at a Glance

  • Area: 7096 Sq Kms
  • Capital: Gangtok
  • Altitude: 5,840 ft
  • Population: 6.10 Lakhs
  • Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 to over 28,509 ft above sea level
  • Climate:
  • Summer: Min- 13°C - Max 21°C
  • Winter: Min- 0.48°C - Max 13°C
  • Rainfall: 325 cms per annum
  • Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi