There is no dearth of skilled people in our country. The example of this was set by the daughter of our country, who has created a new history on the strength of her lofty spirits. Autism Victim Para Swimmer Jiya Rai has set a new record by swimming across the ‘Pak Strait’. It is said that even luck favors those who have strong intentions. To fulfill the resolutions, it is necessary to have the courage to face the challenges. Mumbai’s 13-year-old Jiya Rai is inspiring people by becoming an example of these spirits.
Swim from Sri Lanka to Tamil Nadu
Recently, 13-year-old Jiya Rai, a para-swimmer suffering from autism, has created history by swimming 28.5 kms. Jia has swam from Sri Lanka to Tamil Nadu in just 13 hours. Let us tell you that Zia has swam across the Palk Strait from Thalaimannar in Sri Lanka to Arichalmunai in Dhanushkodi in Tamil Nadu, which took her 13 hours to complete. During this, Tamil Nadu Director General of Police Dr. C. Silendra Babu also honored Para Swimmer Jiya Rai by presenting a souvenir. Along with this, he described this swimming in the Palk Strait as one of the biggest achievements.
Indian Navy congratulates
At the same time, the Indian Navy has congratulated Jia Rai by posting some pictures on its official Facebook page. Posting on the official Facebook page of the Indian Navy, it is written in the caption that ‘She has become the world’s youngest and fastest female swimmer to swim in the Palk Straits. The previous record was in the name of Bhula Chaudhary in 2004 in 13 hours 52 minutes. Apart from this, through its post on social media, the Indian Navy said that this event was organized for autism awareness, 75 years of India’s independence and to strengthen the relations between India and Sri Lanka. The event was organized by Para-Swimming Federation of India.
Director General of Police of Tamil Nadu said this
Tamil Nadu Director General of Police Dr. C. Silendra Babu said, ‘There is also a habitat of a dangerous fish called Milk Shark. Similarly, there are many jellyfish too. It is much easier to swim in the Palk Straits at night than during the day. Youth in India should come forward to achieve achievement in swimming.
Honored with Prime Minister’s National Children’s Award
Please tell that Jiya Rai is the daughter of an officer of the Indian Navy. Zia has been awarded the Prime Minister’s National Children’s Award in 2022, the highest award in India for children. Similarly, in 2020, Jia swam from Bandra-Worli Sea Link in Mumbai to Gateway of India and covered a distance of 36 kms in about 9 hours.
what is autism
Autism is a disease that occurs mostly in children, but it is very difficult to detect. This disease can be detected only by abnormal reaction and gestures. There are many reasons for this, such as the child remains silent compared to other children or reacts late to anything, there are many such symptoms, which can be due to autism disease. According to experts, autism is a mental disease. The mental development of the children suffering from this disease is not fully completed, the symptoms of which start appearing in the child since childhood.
Kiara Advani seen in monotone outfit, Rashmika Mandanna also reached Mumbai