President, PM, Sonia congratulate Sindhu for Rio feat

New Delhi: Following her brilliant achievement in Rio, shuttler P.V. Sindhu is getting all praise and wishes from round the globe and India as well. Badminton sensation was today congratulated by President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Sonia Gandhifor clinching the silver medal.

“Great game played with grit; Hearty congrats #PVSindhu on creating history by winning for India Olympic Silver medal,” Mukherjee tweeted.

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In his congratulatory message, PM Modi said: “Congrats for the Silver @Pvsindhu1. Very well fought. Your accomplishment at #Rio2016 is historic & will be remembered for years.”

Calling the silver medal feat as “the most precious jewel in the crown of Mother India”, Sonia said: “Her silver medal is the most precious jewel in the crown of Mother India today and she has set examples for generation to come.”

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In a series of tweets, Sports Minister Vijay Goel said: “Well played.@Pvsindhu1 .You have displayed tremendous grit to win #IND #Silver. You have not lost, you have won a Million Hearts #proud.”