Union Minister Anurag Thakur reacts on PV Sindhu wins Bronze Medal in Tokyo Olympics
Anurag Thakur, Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports, congratulated shuttler PV Sindhu on her bronze medal victory in the current Tokyo Olympics on Sunday. 'The manner the female competitors competed in these Olympics is an encouragement to everyone,' Thakur told one of the media channels. "Seeing her play on the huge stage will inspire many more." She has brought honour to India. 'This performance depicts the concept of Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao,' he said. He has given his heartfelt congratulation to PV Sindhu on the occasion.
In a 52-minute bronze medal match, the 26-year-old Sindhu beat Bing Jiao 21-13, 21-15.