The prime minister took to Twitter to congratulate Lovlina from Assam, as she brought third Olympic medal for the country.
The Olympic silver medallist extended her gratitude to her parents, coach and all the well wishers
Mirabai not only won a medal for the country but brought the most beautiful laurel for the state and for all the Manipuris, KIM president Khaimang Chongloi said.
On behalf of NF Railway general manager Ansul Gupta, the railway team extended their congratulations message to Mirabai for her outstanding achievement of winning Silver Medal at the Tokyo Olympics 2020.
Olympic medalist Mary Kom will take Dominican boxer Miguelina Hernandez, who is making her Olympic debut in the round of 32.
Saikhom Mirabai Chanu made history by winning India’s first medal at Tokyo Olympics,
Saikhom Mirabai Chanu from Manipur won the silver medal in the women’s 49 kg weightlifting at the Tokyo Olympics 2020..
Indian opened tally with a silver won by Saikhom Mirabai Chanu in weighlifting at Tokyo Olympics 2020 on Saturday.
Fit India Campaign Committee convenor Dr Laishram Santosh Singh said that the ‘Road to Tokyo 2020 Olympic Campaign’ is specially organised to support, encourage and cheer the Indian Contingent and specially five athletes from Manipur in Tokyo Olympics.
Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam and Sh Nilakanta Sharma have been selected in the Indian women's and men's Hockey teams respectively for the Tokyo Olympics 2020.