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Proud to set world record, says swimmer Bhakti Sharma

Indian open water swimmer Bhakti Sharma said Wednesday she was happy to set a world record and make her country proud.

Jan 21, 2015, 15:47 PM IST

PM congratulates Bhakti Sharma for setting world record

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday lauded open water swimmer Bhakti Sharma for her accomplishment of setting a world record by swimming 1.4 miles in 52 minutes across the waters of the Antarctic Ocean at a temperature of one degree Celsius.

Jan 15, 2015, 18:39 PM IST

Open water swimmer Bhakti Sharma sets world record in Antarctic Ocean

India's open water swimmer Bhakti Sharma has set a world record by swimming 1.4 miles in 52 minutes in one degree temperature at Antarctic Ocean.

Jan 14, 2015, 21:12 PM IST