Athlete Hima Das : appointed as Deputy Superintendent of police
Recently, Athelete Hima Das has been appointed as a Deputy Superintendent of Police by Assam government.
Birth date : 9 January, 2000
Height : 5 feet 6 inch
Hima Das is also known as “Dhing Express” , a 20 year old Indian sprinter of Assam.
Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal chaired a meeting in his cabinet on Wednesday night, where a decision was taken to appoint world Championship sprinter Hima Das as a Deputy Superintendent of Police in the State.
The cabinet also decided to amend the integrated sports policy of the state by appointing sports persons as officers in different department of the state like Police, Excise, Transport, etc.
Hima thanked Assam chief minister and former union sports Minister for the job, saying it will motivate her.
She became the first Indian woman indeed , the first ever Indian athelete to win a gold medal in any formate of global track event at IAAF world U20 championships .