Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik congratulated Dutee Chand for bagging her second silver in the 18th Asian Games. Dutee won her second silver in women’s 200m on Wednesday in Jakarta. She clocked the silver with the timing of 23.20.
Earlier Dutee has won a silver medal in the women’s 100mts. This is Dutee’s second medal at the 18th Asian Games.
Congratulate #DuteeChand, our own sprint queen on bringing more glory for #India with a silver medal in 200m sprint, following a silver in 100m. Entire #Odisha & the nation is proud of your silver double at the #AsianGames2018. Well done!
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) August 29, 2018
Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal also congratulated Dutee on her double victory.
In-charge of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore also praised Dutee on her sensational performance in his tweet.
What a race by our sprinter Dutee Chand! In an absolutely sensational performance she has won a SILVER medal in Women’s 200 m with a finish time of 23.20 sec. This is her second medal at #AsianGames2018. TAKE A BOW! #KheloIndia #IndiaAtAsianGames pic.twitter.com/jG32uW86vo
— Rajyavardhan Rathore (@Ra_THORe) August 29, 2018