“Congratulations Indian Women Hockey Team for putting up a brave fight and playing your hearts out in the semi-final match at Tokyo2020. Your performances have been inspirational and wish all the very best for future,” tweeted Patnaik.
It may be noted that the Indian Women Hockey Team lost the semi-final match to Argentina today. As per the norms, the team would have to play another match to win a Bronze Medal.
In another Tweet, the Chief Minister also congratulated younger boxer Lovlina for winning a Bronze Medal.
“Congratulate young boxer @LovlinaBorgohai on earning the Bronze medal at #Tokyo2020. Her spectacular success at the highest summit of athletics has inspired the entire nation. Wish her all the best for future. #Cheer4India,” tweeted Patnaik.