Kolkata: Sara Bangla Daba Sangstha, affiliated by All India Chess Federation and
the apex body of chess in West Bengal has organised State Junior Open & Girls (Combined)
Online Chess Championship on July 18 & 19.
Due to the Covid -19 pandemic situation the tournament was organised online over Tornelo
platform. This was the selection tournament for the forthcoming National Junior Open and
Girls Tournament, Sara Bangla Daba Sangstha Secretary Tushar Chatterjee said.
133 players including IM Kaustav Chatterjee, IM Neelash Saha, IM Mitrabha Guha,
IM Aronyok Ghosh, WIM Arpita Mukherjee, WCM Brisy Mukherjee and Samriddhaa
Ghosh took part in this championship.
IM Neelash Saha became overall champion by scoring 7.5 points out of 8 rounds. WIM
Arpita Mukherjee was declared as State Girls Champion. She scored 6.5 points out of 8 rounds.