Sprinter Hima Das claims 5th gold of the month in 400 m race

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Indian sprinter Hima Das claimed her 5th Gold of the month as she returned to her pet 400m competition with a season-best time of 52.09s at Nove Mesto in Czech Republic

Indian sprinter Hima Das claimed her 5th Gold of the month as she returned to her pet 400m competition with a season-best time of 52.09s at Nove Mesto in the Czech Republic

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hailed the medal haul by athlete Hima Das, saying India is proud of her feat.

The sprinter continued her sensational sprint form as she clinched her fifth gold of the month by claiming the top honours in a 400 m race in the Czech Republic on Saturday.

“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,” the prime minister tweeted.

Modi also extended best wishes for her future endeavours.

(PTI)