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#Cheer4India: PM Modi wishes Indian athletes bound for Tokyo Olympics

Prime Minister Modi is interacting with the Indian athletes bound for Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday at 5 pm via video conferencing.

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New Delhi, First Published Jul 13, 2021, 5:31 PM IST
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday interacted with all Tokyo-bound athletes and said he is looking forward to their competition and efforts for the upcoming Games. He also wished the contingent to give their 100% best.

PM Modi is currently interacting and inspiring the young contingent ahead of their departure for Tokyo Olympics.

The event is being attended by Anurag Thakur, Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports; Nisith Pramanik, MoS Youth Affairs, and Sports and Kiren Rijiju, Law Minister and former Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports.

A total of 126 athletes across 18 sports disciplines from India will be heading to Tokyo. This is the biggest-ever contingent India is sending to any Olympics. The 69 cumulative events across the 18 sport disciplines that India will participate in are also the highest ever for the country.

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