Through the lens: Tokyo 2020 Olympics participants felicitated by Sports Ministry

Gold medalist Neeraj, silver medalist Ravi, bronze medalists Bajrang, Lovlina and Manpreet returned to India after a long flight on Monday evening after gracing the closing ceremony of Tokyo 2020

Through the lens: Tokyo 2020 Olympics participants felicitated by Sports Ministry
Tokyo-2020 Olympic Medal winners during felicitation function organized by Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in New Delhi on Monday evening.

Tokyo-2020 Olympic bronze medal winning Indian men's hockey team along with other individual winners Bajrang Punia, Lovlina Borgohain, Neeraj Chopra, Ravi Dahiya and members of the Women's Hockey Team members were felicitated at a function organized by Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in New Delhi on Monday evening.

Tokyo-2020 Olympic Gold medalist, Javelin thrower, Neeraj Chopra during felicitation function organized by Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in New Delhi on Monday evening. Photograph: Rajeev Bhatt

Sports Minister, Anurag Thakur said, "Tokyo 2020 was an Olympic Games of many firsts for India. The success of Team India at the Olympics is a reflection of how New India desires and aspires to dominate the world ... even in sports. The Olympic Games showed us that with self-discipline and dedication we can be champions."