Hima Das Become First Indian To Win Gold Medal in Track Event:
Hima Das was born on 9th January 2000 in Nagaon of Assam state in India to the parents of Jomali and Ronjit Das and she is the youngest of six children in the family.
Hima Das is an Indian sprinter who is the 1st Indian track athlete who won medal at any global event.
With the time of 51.46 seconds Hima Das won the gold medal in IAAF World U-20 Championships 2018 women’s 400m which was conducted at Tampere, Finland.
Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi congratulated Hima Das for her best performance which will be an inspiration for the young athletes.
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.
Hima Das Message:
I am very happy to win the gold in the World Junior championships. I want to thank all the Indians back home and also those, who were here cheering me. It was very encouraging to have this kind of support.
Hima Das Running Video World Under-20 Athletics Championships 2018: