On Wednesday, Modi Ji took to Twitter to congratulate Aanchal Thakur for winning India's first medal at an global skiing event.
Meanwhile, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi also congratulated the athlete as he tweeted: "Well done @alleaanchal for winning an worldwide medal in skiing!". As reported by Times of India, Aanchal expressed herself after winning the medal and said, "Months of training have finally borne fruit".
The response to her bronze medal-winning performance in Turkey has been overwhelming, to say the least.
Earlier on Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Minister of State for Sports and Youth Affairs Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore also congratulated Aanchal on winning India's first worldwide medal in skiing. On Tuesday, 21-year-old Aanchal won this medal in a competition organized at PalanDoken Ski Center. "Wishing you the very best for your future endeavours".
"I never thought the Prime Minister would tweet for me".
Tallahassee's first snow day in almost 30 years
Not even the Sunshine State was spared from this winter's bone-chilling temperatures. "It's snowing in Tallahassee! ". Snow , sleet and freezing rain may increase in eastern North Carolina and southeast Virginia by Wednesday afternoon.
LG Display's 65-inch TV rolls up like wrapping paper
All told, there's no rush to upgrade if you scored one of LG's higher-end TVs in the past year or two. Here's the part where we usually espouse the goodness that is OLED panel technology.
Serie A Side Mull Daniel Sturridge Swoop, Striker Wants Game Time
Inter manager Luciano Spalletti is looking for a quality forward to improve club's chances in Champions League' spot battle. The Reds are likely to believe Sturridge is worth a considerable amount, given his ability and reputation in the game.
Initially her father taught her ropes and later Heera Lal - a former Olympian, honed her skills.
"I have been skiing in Europe since I was in seventh grade".
"This is a breakthrough for the sport in India and the entire skiing fraternity is proud of her achievement", her father said.
Just the equipment required by a professional skier costs around Rs 5 to 10 lakh.
While her brother Himanshu is closer to the qualification mark, making the Winter Games cut seems unlikely for Aanchal. I have to see if I can get the visa for that.
"I hope Aanchal's medal helps our cause (in getting financial support from the Centre)".