Air India felicitates Jhulan

Seasoned seamer and women's World Cup finalist Jhulan Goswami was felicitated by her employer Air India on Monday for her extraordinary contribution to women’s cricket.

Jhulan Goswami receives a citation from Capt. Rohit Bhasin (left), Regional Director, Air India (Eastern Region) as she gets promoted as a manager, in Kolkata on Monday.   -  PTI

Seasoned seamer and women's World Cup finalist Jhulan Goswami was felicitated by her employer Air India on Monday for her extraordinary contribution to women’s cricket.

Earlier this year, Jhulan surpassed Australian Cathryn Fitzpatrick to become the leading wicket taker in women's one-day internationals. She also made crucial contributions in India’s runner-up finish in the recently-concluded World Cup in England.

Jhulan was handed a citation and a cheque of Rs 50,000 by Air India Regional Director (Eastern) Capt. Rohit Bhasin. The former India captain was also posted as a Manager in the organisation.

Jhulan thanked her employer for its backing and hailed Air India’s support to other sportspersons as well.