World, asian and multi bodybuilding championships medalist Mamota Yumnam won gold medal for India at the 49th Asian Bodybuilding And Physique Sports Championship 2015, Tashkent in Uzbekistan. She won the medal in senior women’s above 49kg category.
It may be mentioned that she is the first Indian woman bodybuilder to win a medal for India in a world bodybuilding championships.
India added another medal in the category when World Bodybuilding Championships 2014 bronze medalist Kongbrailatpam Rebita won bronze medal in the contest.
In women’s 49kg category, Thingbaijam Sarita won silver medal. The hardworking bodybuilder was determined to win a medal which she has proved in the championships.