Prime Minister Narendra Modi today wished the Indian contingent for giving their best at the Rio Olympics and also congratulated the host nation Brazil for hosting a memorable Games.
“Want to specially wish the Indian contingent at #Rio2016. Every athlete gave his or her best,” he wrote on his twitter handle.
“Special gratitude to the host nation, Brazil for hosting people from across the world & organising a memorable #OlympicGames.
“Spectacular #ClosingCeremony for #Rio2016. I congratulate all athletes who took part in the games. @Olympics,” he added.
Star shuttler P V Sindhu and wrestler Sakshi Malik won a silver and a bronze as India returned with two medals from the Rio Olympics.