Twitter today was flooded with wishes after the Indian women’s hockey team’s dream of securing its maiden Olympic medal remained unfulfilled as it lost 3-4 to Great Britain in a hard-fought bronze play-off match at the ongoing Tokyo Olympics 2020 on Friday.
The Indian women had already created history and surpassed all expectations by entering the semifinals of the Games for the first time. But the maiden Olympic medal remained out of bounds as world no.4 Great Britain, who were gold-winners in the 2016 Rio Games, came out on top in the pulsating encounter.
Politicians and celebrities took to twitter to express their view on this step. Let’s have a look at these reactions.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin tweeted :
Former Indian Cricketer Wasim Jaffer tweeted :
Minister for Finance | MLA from Siddipet, Telangana State tweeted :
Former Member of Telangana Legislative Council tweeted :
Minister of Education and Minister of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Government of India tweeted :
Former Minister for Health and Family Welfare, TamilNadu tweeted :
Former Union Minister for Health tweeted :
National Spokesperson of BJP tweeted :