Kathmandu, Sept 1: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has felicitated swimmer Gaurika Singh, who represented the country in the 2016 Rio Olympics held in Brazil, on Thursday.
The President honoured Gaurika at a programme organized at the Office of the President, Sheetal Niwas.
Speaking on the occasion, President Bhandari expressed her happiness for the opportunity to felicitate Gaurika as the youngest Olympian representing Nepal.
Gaurika had made a record of youngest participant in the Rio Olympics.
Present on the occasion were Nepal Olympic Committee Chairperson Jeevan Ram Shrestha and its members as well as Nepal Swimming Association Chairperson Ashok Ratna Bajracharya. RSS