PM Modi greets Hima Das on winning gold in World Athletic Championship

PM Modi greets Hima Das on winning gold in World Athletic Championship

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated athlete Hima Das on winning gold in the women's 400m race in the World U20 Athletic Championships. The eighteen-year-old sprinter scripted history by becoming the first Indian woman athlete to win a gold at the world level. 'India is delighted and proud of athlete Hima Das, who won a historic Gold in the 400m of World U20 Championships. Congratulations to her! This accomplishment will certainly inspire young athletes in the coming years', the PM tweeted. Das hails from Dhing village in Assam's Nagaon district.

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