New Delhi: As India’s Badminton star is all set for her women’s singles at Rio 2016 match against Spain’s Carolina Marin which is going to start in a few moments from now, the entire nation is praying for her. Union Minister, Athletes, sports persons, celebrities are sending her wishes and praying for her, ahead of the game.
Sindhu’s fans have gathered at Connaught Place’s Central Park in New Dekhi to watch the historic match.
Special prayers are being offered for PV Sindhu at Andhra Bhavan ahead of her match against Spain’s Carolina Marin.
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Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman also wished Sindhu and said, “PV Sindhu should not allow any stress on her, should enjoy game and play the way she did yesterday.
“Can see fighting spirit in PV Sindhu, I’m sure the form in which she is, she’ll definitely win gold medal,” Sitharaman addded.
Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt’s mother Sushila Devi also offered prayers at Gauri Shankar temple for success of her son and PV Sindhu.
Special “puja” was held for PV Sindhu ahead of her gold medal match against Carolina Marin.
Boxing veteran Mary Kom also blessed Sindhu and said, “I am sure that PV Sindhu will satisfy nation’s hunger for a gold medal this time. The entire nation is ready to cheer for her. She’ll surely bag the Gold. I pray for her. All set to cheer for her.”