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Rousing welcome awaits Sindhu today

Rousing welcome awaits Sindhu today
Silver medalist India's Pusarla V. Sindhu celebrates on the podium following the women's singles Gold Medal badminton match at the Riocentro stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 19, 2016, for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. / AFP PHOTO / GOH Chai Hin

PV Sindhu, pride of India and daughter of Telangana soil, who clinched a silver medal with her meticulous golden performance in Rio Olympics is all set to get a rousing reception on her return to city on Monday morning.

The Government was making all arrangements to give her a thumping welcome for creating record at international arena. This was stated by Cinematography Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav at a press conference here. He praised Sindhu for clinching the Olympics Silver and asked the youth to follow her to win such medals. The government was ready to support youth in a big way to shine at national and international levels, he maintained.

Srinivas Yadav appealed to youth and fans to make the rally a success by turning up in huge numbers. GHMC is getting ready to rain flowers on Sindhu en route giving a resonant reception from Shamshabad International Airport to Gachibowli Stadium, Pullela Gopichand Academy at Hitech city. Also the Youth and sports Minister Padma Rao Goud, Tourism secretary B Venkatesham, Gopichand and others are returning on Monday. The welcome rally will be taken up from Shamshabad, Aramghar, Mehdipatnam, Toli Chowki to reach the destination at high-tech city. (NSS)