An 88 member Indian contingent including 54 athletes arrived at Narita International Airport, Tokyo today. Kurbey City representative reached the airport to receive the team. They were given a formal send-off and best wishes yesterday night at Indira Gandhi International Airport by Shri Anurag Thakur, Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports, and Shri Nisith Pramanik, Minister of State, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports.
Athletes and support staff in eight disciplines Badminton, Archery, Hockey, Judo, Swimming, Weightlifting, Gymnastics, and Table Tennis departed from New Delhi to Tokyo yesterday night. With 127 athletes, Tokyo Olympics will be India’s highest ever playing contingent.
India’s 🇮🇳best are all set to conquer the world at #Tokyo2020 !
Wishing our brilliant athletes the very best! The pulse of 130 crore Indians is racing!
All eyes on you.
Get Set Go!#Cheer4India
— Anurag Thakur (@ianuragthakur) July 17, 2021