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Odisha Assembly adopts resolution congratulating the hockey India teams

7/09/2021 at 6:19 PM

Bhubaneswar, Sep 7: The Odisha Assembly today passed a resolution congratulating the Indian men’s and women’s hockey teams for their outstanding performance at Tokyo Olympics 2020. The men’s team bagged bronze at the Olympics while the women’s team reached the semi-final for the first time.

After 41 years, the mens’ team won the bronze medal while the women’s team performance was beyond all expectations and shown great fighting spirit. Even though they couldn’t win a medal, they won the heart of the nation.

Odisha Chief Minister Naveeen Patnaik, who had sponsored the Hockey team in the Tokyo Olympics,has announced the support to Indian Hockey for 10 more years. Odisha will be the home of Indian Hockey and will continue to support the game towards making India the World Champion, Naveen said while felicitating the teams

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