Anu Bhandari won 7th Junior Battle 2019 held at Rastriya Naach Ghar, Jamal on Friday. Bhandari is a student from Toran School, Lalitpur.
Bhandari won the cash prize worth Rs One hundred thousand rupees along with various gift hampers. Similarly, Shreya Thapa became the first runner-up and Kushal Lama grabbed the third runner-up position. Thapa and Lama both study in Pathshala Nepal. However, on the senior side, Aajanma Sapkota and Aashma Thapa became the first runner-up and second runner-up respectively. Sapkota studies in LRI School whereas Aashma Thapa is also a student from Toran School.
In the competition, a panel of judges including personalities such as Sita Pathak, Nirnaya Shrestha, Lasata Joshi, Sangita Shrestha, Uttam Banepali, Mahesh Maharjan, Dharmendra Sewan and Rohit John Chettri were present.
The title winner Bhandari will represent Nepal in different international competitions.