Commonwealth Games 2022 : Many more medals in India's bag, the whole country is congratulating
Murali Sreeshankar won silver medal in long jump. In boxing, Amit Panghal, Jasmine, Sagar Ahlawat and Rohit Tokas have made it to the semi-finals.
The performance of Indian players in the Commonwealth Games being held in Birmingham is getting better. India's seven-time National Gold Medalist Para Powerlifter Sudhir Lath won the Gold Medal in Para Powerlifting. Murali Sreeshankar won silver medal in long jump. In boxing, Amit Panghal, Jasmine, Sagar Ahlawat and Rohit Tokas have made it to the semi-finals.
President Draupadi Murmu tweeted, "Congratulations Sudhir for his historic feat of winning gold in Para-Powerlifting at the Commonwealth Games. Your spirited performance and dedication has brought you medals and glory for India. May you shine in your future endeavours."
The President tweeted, "Congratulations Sreeshankar for winning the silver in the high jump at the Commonwealth Games. Your high jump has brought India's first medal in the Commonwealth Games. This unprecedented achievement will inspire countless Indians, especially the youth."
PM Modi also tweeted by congratulating him for his medal.
A great start to the CWG 2022 para-sports medal count by Sudhir! He wins a prestigious Gold and shows yet again his dedication and determination. He has been consistently performing well on the field. Congratulations and best wishes to him for all upcoming endeavours. pic.twitter.com/6V2mXZsEma— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 5, 2022