The sporting fraternity and the political institution of the nation hailed Indian badminton gamers’ stupendous success on the Tokyo Paralympics, the place Krishna Nagar and Suhas Yathiraj gained a gold and a silver respectively on the concluding day of the Video games. India collected 5 gold, eight silver and 6 bronze to complete twenty fourth within the ultimate medal tally. The shuttlers contributed 4 medals — 2 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze. “Historic efficiency by Krishan Nagar. Sturdy and decided, you proved your mettle by profitable the gold medal in badminton at #Paralympics and retaining the tricolour excessive. Your excellence is commendable. Many Indians will likely be impressed by you. Congratulations and greatest needs,” President Ram Nath Kovind tweeted.
“Congratulations to Suhas Yathiraj who gave a troublesome combat to world #1 and gained silver medal in badminton at #Paralympics. Your dedication in pursuing sports activities whereas discharging duties as a civil servant is phenomenal. Finest needs for a future filled with accomplishments.” Prime Minister Narendra Modi mentioned he was completely satisfied to see the nation’s badminton gamers excel on the Tokyo Paralympics. “The excellent feat of @Krishnanagar99 has introduced smiles on the faces of each Indian. Congratulations to him for profitable the Gold Medal. Wishing him the perfect for his endeavours forward. #Praise4Para,” Modi tweeted. “A unbelievable confluence of service and sports activities! @dmgbnagar Suhas Yathiraj has captured the creativeness of our whole nation because of his distinctive sporting efficiency. Congratulations to him on profitable the Silver medal in Badminton. Finest needs to him for his future endeavours,” he wrote about Noida district Justice of the Peace Suhas.
India’s first Olympic particular person gold medallist shooter Abhinav Bindra tweeted: “Krishna Nagar will get India’s 2nd badminton Gold on the #Tokyo2020 Paralympics after a superb match within the SH6 ultimate! Performed like a real champion and stored preventing again from robust conditions! Many Congratulations #Praise4Para. “Silver for Suhas Yathiraj! Distinctive efficiency by the IAS officer to virtually outclass the world no.1 within the males’s singles badminton SL4. Exemplifies the assumption of our Para athletes on the #Tokyo2020 Paralympics. Many congratulations! #Praise4Para.” Former India hockey captain Viren Rasquinha heaped reward on Nagar for his “courageous coronary heart effort”.
“Gold for @Krishnanagar99 what a person!! What a courageous coronary heart! So pleased with you Krishna,” he tweeted. “Big congratulations to GauravParaCoach who has labored so laborious for the success at #paralympics #paraBadminton #tokyo2020. What a strategy to finish it with a GOLD medal on the ultimate day. Congrats @ParalympicIndia @Media_SAI. So pleased with this complete para contingent.” The BCCI and its Secretary Jay Shah additionally lauded the badminton gamers for his or her stupendous efficiency through the Video games.