Indian athletes departed for Tokyo for the upcoming Olympic 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 second 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 Games. Indian males’s and ladies’s hockey crew too obtained a heat send-off on the airport within the nationwide capital.
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 Men and Women Hockey crew arrive at IGI Airport, Delhi.
Take a take a look at 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
Ahead of her departure, the Indian paddler stated that representing the nation is a “massive factor” and she’s going to give her finest in doubles and singles occasion.
“I’m very joyful that I’ve certified for the Olympics. It is a really massive factor to characterize the nation, I’ll give my finest in each doubles and singles occasion,” Manika informed ANI earlier than departing for Tokyo.
Sports 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 will probably be heading to Tokyo.
This 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 best ever for the nation.
(With ANI inputs)
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