From Sachin Tendulkar to Abhishek Bachchan to Amish Tripathi, Twitterati cheer Dipa Karmakar
From Sachin Tendulkar to Vasundhara Raje to Amish Tripathi and Abhishek Bachchan, all of them cheered gymnast Dipa Karmakar for becoming the first Indian woman gymnast to qualify for Olympics
Dipa Karmakar on Monday created history by becoming the first Indian woman gymnast to qualify for Olympics after booking a berth for the Rio Games in the Olympics qualifying event at Rio de Janeiro.
The moment the news started trending on Twitter, Twiteratti took the micro-blogging portal to congratulate the 22-year-old gymnast.
Dipa Karmakar in action Pic/AFP
From cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar to Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje to author Amish Tripathi to Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan, all of them cheered her for her accomplishment.
Here are some of the Tweets:
What great news... Dipa Karmakar becomes the 1st ever Indian to qualify for Rio 2016 Olympics in Gymnastics!! #MakingIndiaProud— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) April 18, 2016
Wy to go, Deepa Karmakar! First ever Indian woman to qualify for Gymnastics in Olympics https://t.co/9VHh0xJ5nR
— Shekhar Kapur (@shekharkapur) April 18, 2016
Congratulations Dipa Karmakar on creating history by becoming the first ever Indian gymnast to qualify for the Olympic Games. Good luck— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) April 18, 2016
Congratulations #DipaKarmakar on creating history with your qualification. You inspire young Indians with your achievement. Best wishes.— sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) April 18, 2016
Congratulations to #DipaKarmakar! Good to see achievements in the field of gymnastics too from India!— Amish Tripathi (@authoramish) April 18, 2016
1st Indian female gymnast to qualify for the olympics #DipaKarmakar— mandira bedi (@mandybedi) April 18, 2016