India has won the silver medal in the Tokyo Olympics with a great start. Mirabai Chanu won the silver medal in the women’s category 49kg weightlifting.
In past, Karnam Malleswari won the bronze medal in weightlifting in the Sydney Olympics 2000. It’s a second weightlifting medal at the Olympics with the 17th individual Olympic medalist from India between 1900 and 2021. Previously Mirabai has failed to register in the Rio Olympics 2016 and she has greatly bounced back is incredible with a first-time Olympic medal on the first day for India.
It’s a very proud moment for India that won the silver medal on the first day of the Tokyo Olympics 2020 in the women’s category 49kg weightlifting.