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Neeraj Chopra celebrates winning the gold medal in the final of the men’s javelin throw at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. (AP/PTI)

Neeraj Chopra wins gold at Tokyo Olympics: Greetings poured in from all quarters for star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra as he created history by winning what is only the second individual gold medal for India at the Olympics on Saturday. His is also the first track-and-field Games medal for the country.

Wishing Chopra on his stupendous win, PM Modi said the javelin thrower’s achievement will be remembered forever. Congratulating him on his gold medal, PM Modi tweeted: “History has been scripted at Tokyo! What @Neeraj_chopra1 has achieved today will be remembered forever. The young Neeraj has done exceptionally well. He played with remarkable passion and showed unparalleled grit. Congratulations to him for winning the Gold. #Tokyo2020”

Also Read — History has been scripted: PM Modi on javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra’s gold medal win at Tokyo Olympics

In his congratulatory message to the javelin thrower, President Ram Nath Kovind said that his feat will inspire the youth of India.

Also Read — Neeraj Chopra scripts history with stunning javelin throw gold, India’s first athletics medal at Tokyo Olympics

Neeraj Chopra became only the second after shooter Abhinav Bindra (2008 Beijing Games) to win an individual gold for India at the Olympics. With it, India’s medal tally rose to seven — surpassing country’s previous best haul of six medals achieved at the 2012 London Games.

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