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New Delhi, Jun 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid tribute to the legendary athlete Milkha Singh in his monthly radio broadcast – ‘Mann Ki Baat’.
Addressing the 78th edition of his monthly radio broadcast – ‘Mann Ki Baat’, Mr Modi said, ‘Talking about Olympics 2020, we cannot forget our legendary athlete Milkha Singh ji. Only a few days back he lost his life against Covid-19.’
Mr Modi said he will always cherish his interactions with Milkha Singh.
‘Several athletes participating in Tokyo Olympics inspire us a lot, he said.
Mr Modi said every athlete who is going to the Tokyo Olympics has worked hard. ‘They are going there to win hearts,’ he said.
‘It must be our endeavour to support our team and not put pressure on the team,’ Mr Modi said.
The Prime Minister also asked questions about the Olympics and urged citizens to participate ‘Road to Tokyo’ Quiz.