Asian Games: Governor, Chief Minister congratulate Hima Das

first_imgGUWAHATI: Assam Governor Prof. Jagdish Mukhi congratulated Hima Das on her remarkable performance at the Asian Games. He said that Hima has made Assam and the nation proud. He wished her the best for her future ahead.Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal congratulated athlete Hima for making the people of the country proud. The chief minister, through a statement, said that the Assamese youngster’s rare feat has delighted the countrymen and made them proud. Saying that Hima has elated the people of the country and the State with her achievements for the second time as she recently won the gold at the 400 meter final at the World U-20 Championships in Tampere, Finland. The chief minister stated that her success is more remarkable as she broke the national record for fastest timing on her way to winning the silver medal in 50.79 seconds. Also Read – President of FIH Narinder Dhruv Batra to visit Guwahati soon This is the result of the athlete’s great tenacity and her rigorous practice, he said. The chief minister also hoped that she will be able to sustain her stupendous success in future as well and give the people of the country a reason to feel proud by consistently bettering her performances.Hima’s remarkable feats at the world stage would inspire the youngsters of the State to excel in the sporting arena and give a fillip to the sports scenario of the state as a whole, Sonowal said.last_img read more

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