New Delhi, Nov 27: Inspiration for the girls across the country who sparked dreams in the eyes of young girls of her state where being born as a daughter is considered a sign of ill-fate. Dangal queen Babita Phogat changed all that. Recognising her efforts, News24 honoured the female wrestler on Monday. She was conferred with the Jashn-e-Youngistan Samman for Sports (Female) by Union Sports Minister Col Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore.
The award is part of News24's unique initiative to appreciate and encourage the dynamic young power of the country as it is the youth in whose hands lie the future of a nation. The Young India is laying the foundation of a New India, an India that is making a world-wide impression. News24 has thus taken the lead in promoting and honouring the youth of India with its first edition of Jashn-e-Youngistan.