Prime Minister greets all sportspersons on National Sports Day
Also pays homage to Major Dhyan Chand on his birth anniversary
File Photo : Major Dhyanchand
New Delhi. The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has greeted all sportspersons on National Sports Day. Shri Modi also paid tributes to Major Dhyan Chand on his birth anniversary.
In a Twitter post, the Prime Minister said; “On National Sports Day, my greetings to all sportspersons. India is proud of their contributions to the nation. I pay homage to Major Dhyan Chand Ji as well on his birth anniversary.”
Sports Minister Sh. Anurag Thakur Tweeted, Paid my tributes to the wizard of Indian Hockey, Major Dhyan Chand Ji on #NationalSportsDay at National Stadium, Delhi On this special occasion, we are launching key initiatives on #IndianSports. Join me today to find out!
On the occasion of #NationalSportsDay, I extend my heartiest wishes to all our sportspersons, coaches, and those who have dedicated their life to nurturing & shaping #IndianSports ..As we celebrate the Birth Anniversary of Hockey Legend Major Dhyanchand, let us reaffirm our commitment to make ???????? a sporting powerhouse and continue to scale new heights!