CWG: First history was created, then despite stopping, India’s daughter reached to take medal with Laddu Gopal

When Priyanka Goswami came to collect the medal, she was stopped before climbing the podium and asked to keep Laddu Gopal in her pocket.

Aug 07, 2022 | 10:10 am

TV9 Bharatvarsh | Edited By: Kiran Singh


Aug 07, 2022 | 10:10 am




New Delhi.  Priyanka Goswami did wonders in the Commonwealth Games 2022.  She has become the first Indian female athlete to win a medal in the 10,000 meter race walk.  Priyanka won the silver medal by completing the race in 43:38.82.  (PTI)

New Delhi. Priyanka Goswami did wonders in the Commonwealth Games 2022. She has become the first Indian female athlete to win a medal in the 10,000 meter race walk. Priyanka won the silver medal by completing the race in 43:38.82. (PTI)

After creating history, when Priyanka reached the podium to collect the medal, everyone was surprised to see her.  Actually she did not go alone to take the historic medal on the podium.  (Priyanka Goswami instagram)

After creating history, when Priyanka reached the podium to collect the medal, everyone was surprised to see her. Actually she did not go alone to take the historic medal on the podium. (Priyanka Goswami instagram)

Laddu Gopal was also with Priyanka.  He had a medal around his neck and Laddu Gopal was in one hand.  He dedicated his medal to Lord Krishna only.  Before climbing the podium, Priyanka was stopped by a volunteer on the backstage.  (Priyanka Goswami instagram)

Laddu Gopal was also with Priyanka. He had a medal around his neck and Laddu Gopal was in one hand. He dedicated his medal to Lord Krishna only. Before climbing the podium, Priyanka was stopped by a volunteer on the backstage. (Priyanka Goswami instagram)

  Priyanka told that the volunteer had asked her to keep Laddu Gopal in her pocket.  The star athlete said how would he know what this idol meant to him and she walked on the podium with Gopal.  (Priyanka Goswami instagram)

Priyanka told that the volunteer had asked her to keep Laddu Gopal in her pocket. The star athlete said how would he know what this idol meant to him and she walked on the podium with Gopal. (Priyanka Goswami instagram)

After the victory, Priyanka said that she got the medal only because of Laddu Gopal.  Gopal gives inner strength.  In every competition, she takes Lord Krishna with her.  (Priyanka Goswami instagram)

After the victory, Priyanka said that she got the medal only because of Laddu Gopal. Gopal gives inner strength. In every competition, she takes Lord Krishna with her. (Priyanka Goswami instagram)






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