"Hard-earned and well-deserved Gold": PM Modi congratulates Avani Lekhara
As Avani Lekhara helped India win its first gold at Tokyo Paralympics, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to laud her for the performance. "Congratulations on winning a hard-earned and well-deserved Gold, made possible due to your industrious nature and passion towards shooting. This is truly a special moment for Indian sports. Best wishes for your future endeavours," the PM wrote in his tweet.