The first Indian to win a gold medal in an athletics event. Congratulatory messages have been pouring in from all corners for Neeraj. Bollywood celebs also took to social media to laud his performance.
Many Bollywood celebrities also congratulated him for making history. Anushka Sharma wrote, “And a gold comes home!! You make the entire country so proud Congratulations Neeraj Chopra (sic).”
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Hailing from Panipat’s Khandra village, Neeraj Chopra scripted history with a best throw of 87.58 metres, winning a historic first Olympic gold in athletics for India. Our heartiest congratulations to him.