Amritsar: Prof. A.S. Brar, Vice-Chancelllor of Guru Nanak Dev University honoured an International athlete, Ms. Khushbir Kaur with cash prize. Dr. H.S. Randhawa, Deputy Director Sports & Head, Prof. Paramjit Singh, Dean, Academic Affairs, Dr. Sharanjit Singh Dhillon, Registrar, Dr. A.S. Sidhu, Dean Student’s Welfare, Dr. Sukhbir Kaur Mahal, Principal, Khalsa College for Women and coaches were also present.
She got silver medal in 20 km. race walk in Asian Games 2014 recently held at Incheon, South Korea from 19th September, 2014 to 4th October, 2014. She has become first women in India who got medal in walk race in Asian Games. Earlier, she was third in Asian Walking Championship held in March, 2014 (Japan).