24-year-old from drought-hit village rows his way to Rio Olympics

Updated: 30 April, 2016 10:33 IST
A 24-year-old man from a tiny drought-hit village, Talegaon, in Maharashtra is setting new bars for the youth. Indian rower Dattu Bhokanal has qualified for men's singles sculls category after finishing second in the Asia/Oceania Olympic Qualification Regatta in Chungju, South Korea.
First Published: 29 April, 2016 19:06 IST