Surjit kumar Dhal, Bhubaneswar, March 17: Ace sprinters Dutee Chand and Jauna Murmu have performed well at the ongoing 23rd Federation Cup National Senior Athletic Championships at Patiala in Punjab on Saturday clinching gold in 200mt sprint and Bronze 400 mts hurdles respectively.
Chand clinched the gold clocking 23.35 seconds in the 200-meter race while Jauna Murmu bagged the Bronze finishing the 400-metre hurdles in 57.58 seconds.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik took to Twitter and congratulated the sprinters Dutee Chand and Jauna Murmu on their success.
“Congratulate ace sprinter Dutee Chand on winning gold in 200m Sprint at 23rd Senior Federation Athletics Championships in Patiala. Best wishes” and “Congratulate Jauna Murmu for winning bronze medal in 400m hurdles at 23rd Senior Federation Athletics Championships in Patiala. Best wishes”, he tweeted.