| Lourembam Irabanta after winning the title. A Telegraph picture |
Imphal, Nov. 23: Lourembam Irabanta was crowned Mr Manipur, 2009 here this afternoon.
Competing in the 65kg category, Irabanta edged out six other contestants in the final rounds to claim his second Mr Manipur title. He represented Young Body Building Gym, Pishumthong.
The 1st Women Fitness Championship saw Y. Suchitra Devi win the title in the below-5 feet category. Joyshini Devi bagged the title in the above-5 feet category.
Manipur Police Sports Club claimed the overall team championsí title in the menís body building section.
In the 43rd senior menís 55kg competition, L. Bishorjit was placed on top while in the 60kg, Kh. Hemanta won the title.
K. Dipolin, L. Ojitkumar, K. Arnold and Ak. Kenar won the titles in 70kg, 75kg, 80kg and 85kg respectively.
I. Kumarjit Singh won the overall title of the 37th junior championship. In the 55kg category (junior), L. Lokendro came first, while in the 60kg, S. Brojendro took the title.
S. Premkumar (65kg), S. Luwang Ningthou (70kg), I. Kumarjit (75kg) and Rk. Manjit (75kg) won the championsí titles in the junior section.
In the 19th master competition, L. Nabakumar (40-50 years), N. Luwang (55 years) and T. Ibohal (above 55 years) won the championsí title.
In the 8th physically challenged competition, S. Premkumar lifted the title.