Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet the medal winners of the Commonwealth Games on Saturday. The PM himself gave information about this by tweeting. The Prime Minister will meet the medal winners of the Commonwealth Games 2022 at his official residence in Delhi at 11 am. The Prime Minister had been boosting the morale of the players throughout the Commonwealth Games. On every achievement of the players, the PM praised them.
PM Modi tweeted, “Looking forward to interacting with India’s Commonwealth Games 2022 contingent at my residence tomorrow, 13th August at 11 am. The entire nation is proud of the achievements of our athletes in the Games.”
Looking forward to interacting with India’s CWG 2022 contingent at my residence tomorrow, 13th August at 11 AM. The entire nation is proud of the accomplishments of our athletes at the games.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 12, 2022
Before leaving for Birmingham, England for the Commonwealth Games, the Prime Minister met the players through video conferencing. The PM had promised that when the players return from there, he will make an appointment to meet them.
Let us tell you that India has performed well in the Commonwealth Games 2022. Players from India have won a total of 61 medals in all sports. This includes 22 gold, 16 silver and 23 bronze medals. This time India remained at number four in the medal tally. Indian athletes won the most medals in wrestling and weightlifting.
India participated in these games for the 18th time and a total of 104 men and 103 women players participated in it. In which men won 35 and women 26 medals. In wrestling, Indian wrestlers won a total of 12 medals including 6 gold, 1 silver and 5 bronze.