Hima Das wins fifth gold in a month
July 23, 2019
India's ace sprinter Hima Das is truly unstoppable. This youngster, who is bringing home laurels at international platforms, has won her fifth gold in just one month. Her latest one was finishing a 400 meter race in 52.09 seconds at a Prague sports event. Renowned personalities like Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and sports legend Sachin Tendulkar took to their social media to congratulate Das on her remarkable achievement.
India is very proud of @HimaDas8's phenomenal achievements over the last few days. Everyone is absolutely delighted that she has brought home five medals in various tournaments. Congratulations to her and best wishes for her future endeavours-Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India.
Das ensured to reply to Modi's tweeted in a few hours. "Thank You @narendramodi sir for your kind wishes. I will continue to work hard and bring more medals for our country", she tweeted.
Nicknamed as Dhing Express for her lightning speed and records, Das is truly an inspiration to work-hard and beat all obstacles to achieve dreams. She recently won a gold for India at the Poznan athletics where her record was 23.65 seconds to win the 200 metres gold in running. She is already a world junior champion and record holder.
"Loving the way you have been running in the European circuit over the last 19 days. Your hunger to win and perseverance is an inspiration for the youth. Congrats on your 5 Medals! All the best for the future races, @HimaDas8", tweeted former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar.