Hima Das is an Indian sprinter. She is the first Indian woman to win a gold medal at the IAAF World Under-20 Athletics Championships. She is the first Indian track athlete to win a medal at any global event. She won the gold medal in the Women’s 400m at World U-20 Championships 2018 at Tampere, Finland.
Many people from films and politics have congratulated her for the same.
Ram Charan said, “Take a bow Hima Das!! You’ve made us proud!! the first Indian to win the gold in track and field events at the world junior championships…The Nation salutes you!!”
Mahesh Babu said, “Incredible feat by #HimaDas. One of the brightest moment in the history of Indian sports. Super proud & super happy for you, @HimaDas8… Congratulations! #HimaDasGoldenGirl #MakingIndiaProud🇮🇳 ”
Jr NTR said, “Hearty congratulations to Hima Das for making History as India’s first gold medal winning athlete in a track and field event. A proud moment for all of us.”