KALIMPONG DISTRICT KARATE-DO ASSOCIATION (KDKA) is the only District Governing Body for Karate Sports in Kalimpong District affiliated to Karate Association of Bengal (KAB), Recognized by Bengal Olympic Association (BOA).
KALIMPONG DISTRICT KARATE-DO ASSOCIATION (KDKA) registered under the West Bengal Societies Registration Act XXVI of 1961, with the aim and objectives to promote and develop the true art and spiritual culture of Karate-Do for physical culture, self-defense and amateur sports in all over Kalimpong District at Schools, Colleges, and Universities and also to organize regional/District/State championship, demonstrations, Seminars, Camps, Meetings as well as to officially represent Kalimpong District in regional/State Karate Championship/Meeting, State Games, State School Games not only as a Martial Art of Self Defense but also as a modern Sport. Karate is now a medal event in Olympic, School Games, National Games, SAF Games, Asian Games, World Games & Youth Olympic.
KDKA always offers membership to all Karate Sports Association/Clubs/Academy/styles which follow and practice Goju Ryu, Shito Ryu, Shotokan, Shorin Ryu and Wado Ryu etc,without any discrimination of sex, religion who are agree to abide by the rules and regulations of KDKA, KAB, KAI by following the WKF rules unconditionally.
KDKA organises several awareness camps, free self defense classes for Girls & Children. KDKA also gives Self Defense classes for Kanyashree students of different Government schools in Kalimpong under the District Magistrate Office, Kalimpong, Govt.of West Bengal.
KDKA continuously aims to develope and popularise Karate Sports in Kalimpong and also regularly represent Kalimpong District in official West-Bengal State Karate Championship / School State Games. KDKA have been vitorious and have won many medals and our players have made Kalimpong and West-Bengal State proud by winning the medals in National Championship/SGFI National School Games.
KDKA has the strength of 7 KAI National qualified Referee & Judges and 1 AKF Certified National Coach and 4 KAI accredited/Certified Coaches under the Presidentship of Shri Zion Lepcha and General Secretary Sensei Sushan Thapa.
KDKA is pleased to publish this website dedicates it to Dynamic President Shihan Likha Tara, Hon’ble General Secretary Sensei Ambedkar Gupta,1st Senior Vice President Hanshi Bharat Sharma of Karate Association of India (KAI), Hon’ble President Hanshi Premjit Sen, General Secretary Shihan Joydev Mondal of Karate-Do Association of Bengal(KAB) and all the members of KDKA , Karate Players & Lovers of Kalimpong District.