The 18-year-old right-arm medium pacer from Bengal was delighted to win the gold for the country in the continental showpiece.
With India already being the most successful side at the men's U-19 level with five trophies, expectations were high from the U-19 girls.
The Shafali Verma-led India thrashed England by seven wickets in the final to claim the first-ever ICC U-19 Women's T20 World Cup.
After posting 116/7, India restricted Sri Lanka to 97/8 to win the gold medal match of the 2023 Asian Games women's cricket competition
Titas and Hrishita will arrive in the city Thursday morning, while Richa stayed back in South Africa for the upcoming Women's T20 World Cup.
Coming in the midst of the WPL and the Women’s World T20, the accomplishment of Shafali Verma and team has given women’s cricket more cause for joy.
India 'A' will begin their campaign on June 13 against hosts Hong Kong at the Tin Kwong Road Recreation Ground.
India on Sunday won their maiden ICC title in women's cricket as a bunch of sprightly and talented teenagers lifted the inaugural U-19 World Cup.
The Indian women's team on Sunday lifted its first-ever ICC trophy with a seven-wicket win over England in the U-19 T20 World Cup final.
India first bundled out England for 68 in 17.1 overs and then returned to knock off the paltry target in 14 overs to lift the coveted trophy.
India restricted New Zealand to 107 for nine with Parshavi leading a disciplined bowling effort.
Shafali (78 off 34 balls) was at her destructive best and joined forces with an equally belligerent Sehrawat (74 not out off 49 deliveries).