We Count on Your Skill, Dedication, Sportsmanship to Bring Joy & Pride to Our Nation: President Murmu to Sportspersons
GG News Bureau
New Delhi, 9th Dec. A group of sportspersons met President Droupadi Murmu at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Friday (December 8, 2023).
They are at Rashtrapati Bhavan under the programme ‘The President with People’.
The aim of the meeting was to establish a deeper connect with the sportspersons and acknowledge their valuable contributions.
She said that at the recently held Asian Games and Para Asian Games, their extraordinary efforts resulted in a staggering 107 and 111 medals, respectively. This remarkable achievement not only speaks volumes about their talent but also exemplifies their indomitable spirit.
The President said that their journey is not just about personal victories; it is about giving wings to the dreams of all Indians. She urged them to always remember that they are not just athletes; they are ambassadors of our culture, values, and the spirit of a billion people.
She said that in a few months, the world will turn its attention to the Paris Olympics and Paralympics in 2024, and the eyes of all Indians will be fixed on our sportspersons. We count on their skill, dedication, and sportsmanship to bring joy and pride to our nation.