New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated the 10m Air Rifle Men’s Team and the India’s women cricket team for winning gold medals in respective events at the Hangzhou Asian Games 2023.
“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 posted on X.
Modi saluted the champions for their fantastic display of skill and determination and wished that they keep reaching for new heights.
He had also congratulated the Indian women’s cricket team for winning the gold medal during the ongoing Asian Games.
“What a grand show by our cricket team as they clinch Women Cricket gold at Asian Games. The country rejoices in their incredible achievement. Our daughters are keeping tricolour flying high in the sporting arena too with their talent, grit, skill and teamwork. Congratulations for your great victory,” Modi said on X.
Indian women defeated Sri Lankan women by 19 runs in a T20 match to win the gold medal in the Hangzhou Asian Games.