Major News and Events of 27 June 2016
What Happened on 27 June 2016
Number of Indian Athletes Qualifying Rio Olympics Increasing
Freedom 251, the world's cheapest smartphone by Ringing Bells is ready to be delivered from 30th June, as promised by the company's MD, Mohit Goel. Nearly 2 lakh Freedom 251 handsets are ready to be dispatched to the customers who had booked it in mid-February. He also said, once the first delivery is over, he will open the registration again, enabling the customers to go ahead with their booking for the handsets.
Muhammad Anas qualified for the Rio Olympics on Saturday evening after making the national record of covering 400m race in 45.40 seconds at Polish National championship in Bygoszcz, and ending up being the 100th Indian in the list. However, other altheles, Srabani Nanda, women's 200m and Ankit Singh, men's long jump and archer Atanu Das joined him. The highest till date was 83 in London Oylmpics in 2012.