Guwahati: A female player of Assam has yet again brought laurels to the state. In the World Masters’ Weight Lifting Championship 2019 held in South Africa, Rakhi Sarma from Guwahati’s Gandhibasti was able to earn herself a bronze medal.
Clearing a total of 350 kg, the veteran talent was able to make a niche in the international level. It is to be mentioned that she is the only female Indian to take part in the masters’ event.
After the end of her award-winning performance, she reached her hometown yesterday. As soon as she arrived at the Borjhar airport, well wishers as well as the people from various organizations rushed to meet her and ushered her a grand welcome.