New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday congratulated Akash Kumar for successful the bronze medal on the World Boxing Championships and mentioned this success will inspire the youthful boxers to excel.
“Well done Akash! Congratulations for the prestigious medal at the World Boxing Championships. This success will motivate younger boxers to excel. Wishing you the very best for your future endeavours,” Prime Minister Modi tweeted.
Akash Kumar needed to accept bronze after happening within the 54 kg class semi-final towards Makhmud Sabyrkhan of Kazakhstan at Belgrade in Serbia on the AIBA Males’s World Boxing Championships.
The 21-year-old from Haryana, who misplaced 0-5 to finish India’s marketing campaign within the competitors, has change into the seventh Indian male boxer to win a medal on the world championships.
The 2021 AIBA Males’s World Boxing Championships witnessed the participation of 650 high boxers from over 100 nations.