Hima Das Nominated for Khel Ratna Award By Assam Sports Secretary
India’s top sprinter Hima Das, who had a stellar performance in the year 2018, has been nominated for the prestigious ‘Khel Ratna’ Award by the state government of Assam.
Assam sports secretary Dulal Chandra Das sent the letter of recommendation to the sports ministry on June 5. Hima Das aged 20 from Dhing village in Assam is one of the youngest nominees for Khel Ratna this year.
Hima is already a recipient of Arjuna Award, which she received in 2018.