Tokyo Olympics: Salima Tete (proper) is a part of Indian girls’s hockey staff competing on the Olympics.© AFP
In a present of empathy the authorities put in a wise TV on the residence of Olympian Salima Tete after the federal government got here to know that the lady hockey participant’s household doesn’t posess one and are unable to see their daughter’s efficiency on the ongoing Tokyo Olympics. Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren directed the Simdega district administration to right away set up a TV on the lady hockey participant’s dwelling in a distant village, a state authorities spokesperson mentioned on Wednesday. “On the instructions of Chief Minister Hemant Soren, the Simdega district administration has installed a smart TV at the house of Olympic hockey player Salima Tete. Along with this, a setup box has also been installed so that the family can see Salima playing live,” the spokesperson mentioned.
Simdega deputy commissioner Sushant Gaurav had directed that the TV at Salima’s home be put in earlier than the semi remaining match which occurred through the day.
Simdega district sports activities officer Tushar Roy mentioned a 43-inch sensible TV was put in on the Olympian’s home and the Indian girls’s hockey staff’s semi-final match in opposition to Argentina was watched by her members of the family and villagers on the TV.
Their pleasure would have been full had not India gone all the way down to Argentina 2-1.
The Indian aspect created historical past on Monday by qualifying for the Olympics semi remaining for the very first time by defeating Australia 1-0.
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