Guwahati, February 26: Chief Minister Shri Sarbananda Sonowal lead last cabinet meeting decided to offer DSP post to Assam athlet Hima Das.
Today Hima Das has taken oath as DSP in Assam Police. This is the higest honor given by Assam Government to a sports person in history.
"I thank our Hon'ble Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Himanta Biswa Sarma Sir for my appointment as Deputy SP with Assam Police. The decision is a huge motivation for me. I look forward to be of service to my state and my nation. Jai Hind!" she tweeted on Thursday
The same cabinate has also decided to give grade- l government jobs in Assam Government to medal winners of Olympic Games, Asian Games and Commonwealth Games, and grade- ll government jobs in Assam Government for medals winners in Senior World Championship representing India. This is going to show some positive improvement in the sports culture of the state.