Jalandhar: Lovely Professional University has announced prizes for Tokyo Olympics gold medalist Neeraj Chopra and bronze medalist wrestler Bajrang Poonia.
LPU Neeraj Chopra will be awarded Rs 50 lakh and Bajrang Punia Rs 10 lakh. Let us say that Neeraj is doing BA from LPU while Poonia is doing MA in Public Administration.
For the first time in 121 years, Neeraj Chopra won a gold medal for India in athletics. Neeraj has achieved this record in the youth throw competition. Neeraj threw the javelin 87.03 meters in his first throw. Then in the second attempt 87.58 meters and in the third attempt Neeraj 76.79 meters javelin throw surprised everyone. Neeraj’s success has been congratulated by the general public, including all politicians.
At the same time, Bajrang Punia gave India its sixth medal in the Tokyo Olympics. On Saturday, she defeated Kazakhstan’s Daulat Niyazbekov 8-0 in the 65kg bronze medal wrestling event. Niazbekov entered the match after winning the match. After Bajrang’s victory, there is an atmosphere of celebration all over the country.