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AltiusDAO Creates Legend Milkha Singh’s NFT Collection

The NFT collection of 2 rare photographs is now on foundation. A part of sale proceeds will be donated to his charitable trust.
March 1, 2022
altiusDAO is collaborating with Polygon Studios to launch Milkha Singh’s NFTs.The collection will reflect Milkha Singh’s sports career with two NFT collections. A part of the remuneration from NFT selling will be donated to Milkha Singh’s charitable trust.

altiusDAO is  with Polygon studios to launch the NFT collection of India’s legendary late athlete, Milkha Singh, also known as ‘The Flying Sikh’. The collection is live on Foundation

Milkha Singh is ideal for many Indian Sports athletes because of his astonishing and incredible achievements. Milkha Singh’s sports crown is holding the feathers of four Asian and 1 British Empire & Commonwealth Gold Medal. He has also made India proud in the 1960 Olympics with the fourth rank. India honored Milkha Singh by giving Padma Shri, India’s fourth-highest civilian honor.

The collection will contain two rare photographs inspired by Milkha Singh’s life.  The NFT collection will celebrate his accomplishments and the impact he made.

The first NFT Photograph is the exclusive photograph of the historic ADIDAS shoes put on by the Legendary Indian Athlete, Milkha Singh for the iconic 400m sprint of 1960 Rome Olympics. Milkha Singh finished 4th in a photo-finish where Otis Davis from USA and Carl Kaufmann from Germany, both made a World Record of 44.9 sec. Finally, Otis Davis was declared the winner of the race. This performance by Milkha Singh remained a National Record for 40 years.

The second one is the photograph of three stalwarts of Indian sports. Clicked in 1960s, the rare photo has three of the greatest icons of India: Major Dhyan Chand, Milkha Singh and Dara Singh.

Moreover, the NFT holders will get some exclusive utilities along with these NFTs. The buyers of NFT will get the following benefits:

•A day of Golf with India's most successful and celebrated Golfer, Jeev Milkha Singh, at the prestigious Delhi or Chandigarh Golf Club, India
• Framed photograph of NFT signed by the family of Milkha Singh
• Golf clubs, balls and gloves signed by Jeev Milkha Singh
• Rare Travel Pin Badge received by Milkha Singh during his career
• altiusDAO branded sports merchandise
• Privilege access to altiusDAO
• This NFT can be converted into 10x tokens of the DAO in future.

The remuneration generated from the NFT sale will be donated to Milkha Singh’s Charitable trust to support rising athletes and the needy.

Click here to buy the NFTs of Milkha Singh.