Bhubaneswar: Anshika Routray of the SAI International School here created a new State record in the U-16 Girl’s Shotput during the 66th Odisha State Athletics Meet, held at Barabati Stadium on Friday.

She threw the shotput ball to a distance of 11.82 m which broke the previous record of 10.86 meter. The historic throw won her the Gold medal.

Earlier the talented girl created a CBSE National Record in U-14 Shotput during the National Athletic Competition of CBSE held at Devanagere, Karnataka from November 12 to 16, 2018. She threw a distance of 11.45 meters and broke the previous record of 11.23 meters.