Dutee Chand

Odisha’s Dutee Chand Wins Gold In World University Games

Bhubaneswar:Odisha’s Sprinter Dutee Chand won the 100m gold medal on Tuesday in the ongoing World University Games. Dutee Chand won the gold medal in just 11.32 seconds. She also holds the 100m national record with 11.24 seconds. With years of hardwork and your blessings, I have yet again broken the record by winning the Gold […]

Odisha’s Dutee Chand: New Poster Girl Of Cosmopolitan

Bhubaneswar: Ace sprinter Dutee Chand has bagged the cover of the digital edition of fashion and entertainment magazine Cosmopolitan India for the July issue. Recently, she became the first Indian sportsperson to openly declare that she is in same sex relationship. In an exclusive interview with Cosmo India, Dutee opens up about her journey as […]

Asian Athletics Championship: Dutee Breaks Own Record

Bhubaneswar: A day after Odia sprinter Dutee Chand set a new national record in the 100-metre race at the 23rd Doha Asian Athletics Championship, she broke her own record again today. Dutee has clocked 11.28 seconds in the heats yesterday while she finished the race in 11.26 seconds to enter the finals on Monday. Dutee who […]

Dutee Chand Sets New National Record

Bhubaneswar: Odia sprinter and Olympian Dutee Chand added another feather to her cap today as she set a new national record in women’s 100m by clocking 11.28 seconds at the 23rd Asian Athletics Championships in Doha. Dutee surpassed the previous national record of 11.29 seconds, which was also set by her at the Inter-State meet […]

23rd Federation Cup: Dutee Bags Gold, Purnima Silver

Bhubaneswar: Odisha won two medals today at the 23rd Federation Cup National Senior Athletics Championships today. Ace sprinter Dutee Chand won gold medal in 100m Sprint at the National Senior Athletics Championships held in Patiala in Punjab, while  another athlete from Odisha Purnima Hembram bagged silver medal in Women Heptathlon. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik congratulated both […]

Olympian Alleges Cheating by Odisha Government

Bhubaneswar, May 22, 2018: While ensuring land rights for slum dwellers, Odisha government failed to provide lands to Olympians even after written commitment. International sprinter from Odisha Dutee Chand alleged cheating by Odisha government. In a Facebook post she expressed her displeasure and posted a two years old letter given by the Government. Dutee said, […]

Delhi Pollution: Let’s Pedal from Ghitorni to India Gate on 19th Nov.

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Ahead of LET’S PEDAL — National Cycling Expedition 2016 (From Konark to Delhi – 17th – 31st December) and 2nd Konark International Cyclothon (Bhubaneswar-Puri-Konark on December 17th, 2016), a curtain raiser to this mega event, CRESPAI along with ROOTS OF ORISSA FOUNDATION is organising a promotional drive on November 19th(Saturday) to […]

Dutee and Shrabani Felicitated by Dharmendra Pradhan

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi : Two women athletes who have qualified to represent India in the Rio Olympics have been felicitated by Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan at New Delhi on Tuesday. The athletes Dutee Chand and Shrabani Nanda were felicitated in a function at the official residence of […]

They Made It to Rio

Odisha’s Pride Dutee and Srabani By Odisha Story Bureau; Bhubaneswar Two Odia athletes, Dutee Chand and Srabani Nanda, are representing India at the upcoming Rio Olympics. They brought double delight for the state as well as the country by making it possible. Sprinter Dutee is the second Indian women to be ever qualified for the […]