Hima Das has been making headlines for her amazing run in July, which has been seen in her consecutive winning five gold medals since July 2. The 19-year-old girl from Assam has become a social media sensation.
Well-wishers were PM Narendra Modi, cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, Bollywood star Amitabh bachan,Anushka Sharma and many more. Anushka Sharma tweeted a special message for India’s “golden girl” to which Hema Das responded by saying she was a “big time fan” of the actress.
Hema Das’ latest gold medal came in the 400m race in Prague where she took the top podium spot with a time of 52.09 seconds. This was Hema Das’ fifth gold since July 2 when she first took part in a competitive race in Europe.