Shri Subhash Chandra hails Hima Das' achievement and love for her motherland

'Even Maa Bharati would have had tears of joy and pride,' says Shri Subhash Chandra.

Last Updated: Monday, July 16th, 2018 - 15:27

Indians all over the world rejoiced on Saturday as Miss Hima Das won the Gold medal in a track event at the World Junior Athletics Championships. She is the first Indian to do so.

Shri Subhash Chandra congratulated the sprinter, who in her tweet expressed her love for India and promised to try her level best to bring more laurels to her motherland in the coming days. Admiring her dedication and love for India, Subhash Ji stated that, ‘even Maa Bharati would have had tears of joy and pride.’

A staunch supporter of women in sports, Subhash ji had also attended the SABKA Khel Utsav earlier this year and also flagged of the marathon at the tournament.

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