Dutee Chand Reveals Same-Sex Relationship

Bhubaneswar : Ace sprinter Dutee Chand, in an interview to a national English daily, has revealed she is in a same-sex relationship.

Dutee, who won two silver medals in women’s 100m and 200m at the Asian Games last year and is currently preparing for the World Championships and Tokyo Olympics 2020, said she was in a relationship with her soulmate who is a girl from her hometown of Chaka Gopalpur in Odisha.

She, however, refused to identify her partner as she did not want to make her the “centre of undue attention”.