PM congratulates Harjinder Kaur for winning Bronze medal

OV Digital Desk

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has congratulated Harjinder Kaur for winning the Bronze medal in women’s 71 kg weightlifting.

The Prime Minister tweeted;

“Our weightlifting contingent has performed exceptionally well at the Birmingham CWG. Continuing this, Harjinder Kaur wins a Bronze medal. Congratulations to her for this special accomplishment. Best wishes to her for her future endeavours.”

Harjinder Kaur rode her luck on Monday after being almost out of the medal race in the women’s 71kg category to finish on the podium with a bronze medal around her neck in the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022.

The CWG 2022 is scheduled to be held in Birmingham from 28th July till 08th August 2022. A total of 215 athletes, participating in 141 events across 19 sporting disciplines, will represent India in the CWG 2022.