Raghavendra Kr. Tripathi ‘Raghav’ :
Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra wins the first Gold medal for India at Tokyo2020. He throw Javelin 87.58 meters in first attempt.
BCCI announces cash prize of Rs 1-Cr for gold medalist Neeraj Chopra, Rs 50 lakhs each for silver medalists Mirabai Chanu & Ravi Kumar Dahiya, & Rs 25 lakhs each for bronze medalists PV Sidhu, Lovlina Borgohain&Bajrang Punia. It’ll give Rs 1.25-Cr to Hockey Men’s Team
PM Narendra Modi congratulated him on winning the Gold. PM appreciated hardwork and tenacity of Neeraj Chopra, which have been on full display during Olympics Tokyo2020. Mr. Modi said he personifies the best of sporting talent and sportsman spirit. Best wishes for his future endeavours.