Odisha Hockey star Deep Grace Ekka gets Arjun Award 2022
Bhubaneswar: Odisha hockey star Deep Grace Ekka gets prestigious Arjun Award 2022 for her outstanding performance in hockey, announced by Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports this evening.
As per the official notification, as many as 25 athletes including Deep Grace Ekka have been announced for Arjuna Awards for the year 2022 for their outstanding performance in Sports and Games.
Besides, Sharath Kamal Achanta has been named for Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award 2022 for his outstanding performance in table tennis
It is to be noted here that, the awardees will receive their awards from the President of India at a specially organized function at Rashtrapati Bhavan on 30th November, 2022 (Wednesday) at 1600 hrs (4 pm).