seventh August 2021 is eternally etched within the historical past of Indian sports activities with it’s first ever gold in athletics by Neeraj Chopra. With a complete of seven medals, Team India gave it’s finest ever Olympics efficiency on the Tokyo 2020 occasion.
BYJU’S is an ardent supporter of sports activities within the nation. Making additional strides into encouraging gamers throughout sports activities disciplines, the corporate has introduced ₹2 crores for Neeraj Chopra and ₹1 crore every for Mirabai Chanu, Ravi Kumar Dahiya, Lovlina Borgohain, PV Sindhu and Bajrang Punia.
The accomplishments and the stellar achievement of India’s sports activities heroes on the Tokyo 2020 Olympics have been nothing however inspirational, regardless of the challenges posed by COVID-19 lockdown in 2020-2021. Not solely has every considered one of them made the nation proud however has additionally ignited hope and aspiration that our nation can create many extra Olympic champions sooner or later.
Byju Raveendran, Founder and CEO said- “Sports has a critical role to play in nation building and it’s time that we celebrate our olympic heroes, not just once in 4 years, but every single day. They deserve all the adoration they get, and after this historic achievement at Tokyo 2020 we are rewarding the players for their efforts, sacrifices and achievements.”
“We hope that this small gesture will help them in their journey going forward to win more laurels for the country and also encourage many more youngsters to dream big. India has a huge potential to produce many more sporting champions and it is important to celebrate successes like this and make them heroes so that we transform ourselves from a Sport loving nation to a sport playing nation. Thank you for filling us with so much pride.”