Prime Minister Narendra Modi will work together with the Indian athletes’ contingent for the Tokyo Olympics on July 13 through video conferencing.
The PMO stated the interplay by PM Modi is an endeavour to encourage the athletes forward of their participation on the video games.
He had lately reviewed the preparations for the facilitation of the Indian contingent at Tokyo-2020.
He had additionally mentioned the inspirational journeys of a number of the athletes on his Mann Ki Baat radio broadcast, in addition to urging the nation to come back ahead and wholeheartedly assist them, the PMO famous.
A complete of 126 athletes throughout 18 sports activities disciplines from India will likely be heading to Tokyo.
This is the biggest-ever contingent India is sending to any Olympics, the PMO stated, noting that the 69 cumulative occasions throughout 18 sport disciplines that India will take part in can be the very best ever for the nation.
Highlighting the “notable” firsts when it comes to participation, it stated for the primary time a fencer from India (Bhavani Devi) has certified for the Olympic video games.
Nethra Kumanan is the first-ever feminine sailor from India to qualify for the Olympics, whereas Sajan Prakash and Srihari Nataraj are the primary swimmers from India to qualify for Olympic video games by attaining the “A” qualification normal in swimming, it added.
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