PV Sindhu, who recently became a initial Indian to win bullion endowment during a World Championships, was felicitated by a Kerala State Government in Thiruvananthapuram on Wednesday.
Kerala Olympic Association boss V Sunil Kumar hands over state Government’s money endowment of Rs 10 lakhs to Shuttler PV Sindhu. Sindhu won a bullion endowment during a BWF World Championships on Aug 25. pic.twitter.com/dWJvYS2gkp
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The Kerala Olympic Association President V Sunil Kumar handed over a money prerogative of Rs 10 lakh to a ace shuttler. During her stay, Sindhu also visited a Sree Padmanabha Swami Temple and Attukal Bhagavathy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram, with her mom Anjali.
Back on Aug 25, Sindhu fake story by defeating Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara 21-7, 21-7 in a finals of World Championships in Switzerland’s Basel. The compare lasted for a small 38 minutes, while a span had battled for 110 mins in a 2017 final.
After winning a bullion medal, a 24-year-old was congratulated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Aug 27, before removing felicitated by Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju with a coupon of Rs 10 lakh for her feat.
Ever given her success in Basel, her performances haven’t been as fairytale as before though. In September, she was knocked out early in China Open by Thailand’s Pornpawee Chochuwong, removing beaten by 12-21, 21-13, 19-21.
After that, she crashed out of Korea Open in a opening turn itself to USA’s Beiwen Zhang, losing a tie by 21-7, 22-24, 15-21.
Sindhu will attend in a arriving Denmark Open, seeded fifth, from Oct 15.