ओडिया भारोत्तोलक झिल्ली डालाबेहेरा को मिला 2019 एकलब्य पुरस्कार

Ekalabya award for Odia weightlifter Jhilli Dalabehera

Points to Remember:

  • Odia women weightlifter Jhilli Dalabehera, who has brought laurels for both the State and the country in several national and international events, will receive the 27th Ekalabya Award for 2019.
  • The annual award instituted by Indian Metals Public Charitable Trust (IMPaCT) comprises a cash prize of Rs 5 lakh along with a citation. It would be presented at the Ekalabya Award function, the date for which will be announced soon.
  • Besides Jhilli, two other sportspersons will be felicitated for their remarkable performances in their respective fields.
  • Women footballer Jabamani Tudu and women hockey player Namita Toppo will receive a cash award of Rs 50,000 each along with citations.
  • Bhubaneswar Sports Hostel inmate Jhilli has bagged two gold, three silver and a bronze medal in different international weightlifting events held between April 1, 2017 and March 31, 2019.
  • “Ekalabya Award was instituted in 1993 to encourage and inspire young sportspersons to perform at national and international arena.”
Important Possible questions based on above News:
  1. Who will be honoured with the 27th Ekalabya Award for 2019? Jhilli Dalabehera
  2. Jhilli Dalabehera, who recently won 27th Ekalabya Award, is associated with which sports? Weightlifting

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