Washmir Epham made India proud when he won the silver medal at the 50th Asian Bodybuilding Championships 2016 held at Thimphu in Bhutan. He won the medal in below 70kg category of Junior-I. Bodybuilders from Vietnam and Thailand won gold and bronze medals respectively.
The young bodybuilder who is the student of XI standard at Little Rose, Canchipur competed at the Mr Thajou Contest at Thoubal where he could be among the top five finalists. He won top spot at the Mr Khamba Contest and and also bagged over-all Champion in Mr Safaba Contest. He again competed at the Mr. India Contest held in West Bengal where he was able to get 5th position. He is the son of Abdul Salam and Mumtaz Begum of Urup Awang Leikai, Imphal East.