GG News Bureau
New Delhi, 25th Sept. Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated India’s women’s cricket team on their gold medal win at the Asian Games on Monday.
PM Modi also complimented the 10m air rifle men’s team on their gold medal victory at the Games and praised the performance of other medallists and players.
“What a grand show by our cricket team as they clinched Women Cricket gold at Asian Games. The country rejoices in their incredible achievement,” he said.
“Our daughters are keeping tricolour flying high in the sporting arena too with their talent, grit, skill and teamwork. Congratulations for your great victory,” he added.
He praised the gold-winning air rifle squad, saying, “Our fantastic shooters from the 10m Air Rifle Men’s Team, Rudrankksh Patil, Divyansh Panwar, and Aishwary Pratap Tomar have won the gold in truly awe inspiring manner as they did so while shattering the world record.”
He congratulated the champions on their outstanding display of skill and effort and wished them further success.
He congratulated the rowing men’s quadruple sculls team of Satnam Singh, Parminder Singh, Sukhmeet, and Jakar Khan on winning the bronze medal, saying their achievement had made the country proud.
He also congratulated the men’s 25m rapid fire pistol trio of Anish Bhanwala, Vijayveer Sidhu, and Adarsh Singh on their bronze medal.
The prime minister also commended Aishwary Pratap Tomar, who won bronze in the 10m air rifle event, as well as Ashish, Bheem Singh, Jaswinder Singh, and Punit Kumar, who won bronze in the men’s coxless four rowing team.