PM meets India’s Youth Olympics medal winners

Narendra Modi hails the athletes in a series of tweets.

Narendra Modi interacted with, among others, shooter Manu Bhaker and the men’s and women’s hockey teams.   -  AP

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday interacted with India’s medal winners from the Youth Olympic Games. India tallied 13 medals in what turned out to be its best-ever show at the event.

Modi tweeted his pictures with the medal winners, including shooter Manu Bhaker and members of the men’s and women’s hockey players.

 

“Proud of our Yuva Shakti! Interacted with our young athletes, who won medals in the @BuenosAires2018 Youth Olympic Games,” Modi wrote in a series of tweets.

India concluded with three gold, nine silver, and one bronze.

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