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PM Narendra Modi reacts to Bhavani Devi’s tweet.

After getting knocked out from the Tokyo games, Miss. Bhavani Devi apologized on Twitter to the Indian people for not making it to the next level.

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi Ji has appreciated Miss. Bhavani Devi for her performance in Tokyo Olympics. She became the first Indian fencer to win at Olympics for a 15-3 win against Nadia Ben Azizi. Where she lost for 7 -15 with Manon Brunet.

After This incident, Bhavani Devi apologized on Twitter to the Indian citizens for her loss in Olympics.

“Big Day. It was Excitement & Emotional. I won the First Match 15/3 against Nadia Azizi and become the First INDIAN Fencing Player to win a Match at Olympic but 2nd Match I lost 7/15 against world top 3 player Manon Brunet. I did my level best but couldn't win. I am sorry,”

“Every end has a beginning, I will continue my practice and definitely work hard to win a medal at the next Olympics in France and make my country proud. I want to thank each one of you who stood by me,”

- Bhavani Devi

For this tweet, Our Honorable Prime Minister Narendra Modi replied that winning and losing is part of the game.

“You gave your best and that is all that counts. Wins and losses are a part of life. India is very proud of its contributions. You are an inspiration for our citizens,”

- PM Narendra Modi

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