Deia Srinath Urs, who won gold at the WAKO India Junior National kick boxing Championship (Girls u-48 K1 category) was greeted by Mayor B L Bhyrappa. “At the age of 15, Deia has surprised all of us with her achievements. She is a champion in martial arts, dancing and many adventurous sports.” Bhyrappa lauded her achievements and said she is the pride of the city. “I heard that she is the first girl to have achieved this. Girls should learn kickboxing and karate for self- protection. Indian Food Limited’s Jayanth was present.