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President, Prime Minister congratulate CWG medal winners Priyanka Goswami, Avinash Sable | Commonwealth Games 2022 News

NEW DELHI: President Droupadi Murmu on Saturday congratulated Priyanka Goswami and Avinash Sable for profitable Commonwealth Games medals in race strolling and steeplechase respectively and hoped their feats will encourage hundreds of thousands.
“Congratulations to Priyanka Goswami for winning silver in race walking at #CommonwealthGames. Becoming the first Indian woman to win a medal in race walking you have opened a new chapter of achievements. Your feat will inspire millions, especially our girls,” the president tweeted.

Goswami on Saturday scripted historical past by changing into the primary Indian lady to win a medal in race stroll with a silver in 10,000m occasion on the Games in Birmingham.
“Congratulations to Avinash Sable for winning silver at Steeplechase in #CommonwealthGames. You have been consistently raising your level of performance which is an inspiring aspect of your success. My best wishes to you for your future endeavours,” Murmu stated in one other tweet.

Sable gained silver medal in males’s 3,000m steeplechase occasion.