Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa congratulated ace shuttler P V Sindhu and wrestler Sakshi Malik for winning silver and bronze respectively in the Rio Olympics.
DMK President M Karunanidhi and Tamil Superstar Rajinikanth extended their greetings to Sindhu.
Jayalalithaa on behalf of the people of Tamil Nadu and the Government I congratulated P V Sindhu and Sakshi Malik for their outstanding performances. she also congratulated the parents of both Sindhu and Sakshi and their coaches .
Rajinikanth tweeted “Hats off to you #PVSindhu ….I have become a great fan of yours… Congratulations !”.
Karunanidhi tweeted “I convey my hearty greetings to the brave girls who played with self confidence @Pvsindhu1 in Badminton and @SakshiMalik in wrestling”, “@Pvsindhu1 @SakshiMalik added glory to the nation and women of the country” (sic)