Prime Minister Narendra Modi praised the Indian hockey team for its to clinch a historic silver medal in the Champions Trophy in London.
The Indian team settled for a silver medal after they played their first ever final in the prestigious tournament. India lost to Australia 1-3 in penalty shootout after the two teams went goalless in the regular time.
The PM wrote on his official twitter handle “Congrats to our Hockey Team for a spirited performance in Champions Trophy finals. Their effort has been brilliant. We’re proud of the team”.