Jakarta, Aug 30: India bagged a Gold medal in women’s 4 X 400m Relay event at the 18th Asian Games on Thursday.
Showcasing splendid performance athletes Hima Das, Machettira Poovamma, Saritaben Laxmanbhai Gayakwad and Velluva Koroth Vismaya took 3:28.72 sec to clinched the golden metal.
With a timing of 3:30.61 sec Bahrain won a silver medal, while Vietnam settled for the bronze medal with a timing of 3:33.23 sec.
Earlier in a day, Indian athlete Jinson Johnson clinched a gold medal in Men’s 1500 meters finals.
Now India’s gold medal tally reached to thirteen at the ongoing Asaid games in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang.