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Centenarian sprinter Man Kaur passes away at 105

03:53 PM Jul 31, 2021 | PTI

Centenarian sprinter Man Kaur has died of a heart attack, her son Gurdev Singh said on Saturday. Man was 105 and is survived by two sons and a daughter.

Gurdev told PTI that she was admitted to Derabassi Ayurvedic hospital and breathed her last at around 1 pm today.

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Born on March 1, 1916, Kaur was known as the "Miracle Mom from Chandigarh".

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She shot to fame after winning the 100 metre sprint at the World Masters Games in Auckland in 2017.

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