Thiruvananthapuram: Keralite Athlete Muhammad Anas was recommended for Arjuna award. The award committee selected his name. The award was conferred on him after winning the record in 400 m national record. In last Asian games, Anas won silver medal in 4×100 rely and mixed rely. With the gold winning team declared disqualified in mixed rely, the team led by Anas won gold in the games.