Indian athletes departed for Tokyo for the upcoming Olympic Video games.© Twitter
India’s desk tennis star Manika Batra took to Twitter on Saturday to share a video from the Delhi airport the place she together with the remainder of the Indian contingent obtained a powerful reception from followers as they departed for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics. “Goosebumps This moment is my life ! Grateful,” Manika Batra captioned the video on Twitter. Manika is among the many 88-member batch of Indian contingent that left for Tokyo on July 17 for the upcoming Olympic Video games. Indian males’s and girls’s hockey workforce too obtained a heat send-off on the airport within the nationwide capital.
Right here is the video of the resounding send-off.
Goosebumps This second is my life ! Grateful pic.twitter.com/5oDmvOp56f
— Manika Batra (@manikabatra_TT) July 17, 2021
India’s Males and Girls Hockey workforce arrive at IGI Airport, Delhi.
Check out the nice and cozy welcome they obtained! #Cheer4India@PMOIndia @ianuragthakur @NisithPramanik @WeAreTeamIndia @TheHockeyIndia @manpreetpawar07 @imranirampal @PIB_India pic.twitter.com/krNa4DOUVk
— SAIMedia (@Media_SAI) July 17, 2021
Forward of her departure, the Indian paddler mentioned that representing the nation is a “big thing” and she is going to give her finest in doubles and singles occasion.
“I am very happy that I have qualified for the Olympics. It is a very big thing to represent the country, I will give my best in both doubles and singles event,” Manika advised ANI earlier than departing for Tokyo.
Sports activities Minister Anurag Thakur together with IOA president Narinder Dhruv Batra and different officers wished the Olympic-bound Indian athletes good luck.
A complete of 127 athletes throughout 18 sports activities disciplines from India can be heading to Tokyo.
That is the biggest-ever contingent India is sending to any Olympics. The 69 cumulative occasions throughout the 18 sport disciplines that India will take part in are additionally the very best ever for the nation.
(With ANI inputs)
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