Hima Das to be Assam's first ever sports ambassador, confirms CM
Thursday, July 19, 2018, 12:43 PM
Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal has confirmed that sprinter Hima Das will be named the state's first sports ambassador. This comes after the 18-year-old became the first Indian to win gold in a track event at a world championship across all age groups. Das clocked 51.46 seconds to win the women's 400m event at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Finland.