GUWAHATI, July 2 - Assam Governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi today felicitated rising Assam sprint sensation Hima Das at a brief function held at the Raj Bhawan here.
Praising Hima, the Assam Governor said that she reached international stage within a span of just two years and has a bright future. He is also hopeful that she will be able to pick a medal in Jakarta Asiad to be held in August.
Prof Mukhi, who had been closely associated with the Archery Association of India, revealed that talent should be spotted at the school level and adequate measures should be taken in order to nurture them in a proper way. Coaches and other organisers must work hard for the sportspersons at the grass-root level.
Blessing Hima for a bright future, he said, �Now you are the brightest prospect for the Assam people and they will expect a lot from you. Go ahead on the right track and bring more laurels to the country and the State. You have achieved success at every step right from the district level to international level. Work hard and win medals at forthcoming Asian Games.�
Earlier, Secretary, Sports Department, Sadhana Hojai gave details about Hima�s performance at all levels since 2016 when she started her career.