Narendra Modi’s Emotional Visit to Indian Cricket Team’s Dressing Room After World Cup Loss Goes Viral
In a heartwarming gesture, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Indian cricket team’s dressing room after their heartbreaking loss to Australia in the ODI World Cup 2023 final. The video of his interaction with the dejected players has gone viral, capturing the hearts of millions across the nation.
Amidst the palpable disappointment in the dressing room, PM Modi’s presence brought a sense of solace and encouragement to the team. He hugged pacer Mohammed Shami, the highest wicket-taker in the tournament, and offered words of comfort to skipper Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli.
In a touching moment, PM Modi asked Rohit and Kohli to smile, reminding them of the immense pride and inspiration they had brought to the country. He also invited the entire team to visit him in New Delhi, extending his unwavering support.
The players, deeply moved by PM Modi’s gesture, took to social media to express their gratitude. Ravindra Jadeja shared a picture shaking hands with the Prime Minister, stating, “We had a great tournament but ended up short yesterday. We are all heartbroken, but the support of our people is keeping us going.”
Similarly, pace bowler Mohammad Shami tweeted, “Thankful to PM @narendramodi for specially coming to the dressing room and raising our spirits.”
PM Modi’s message of support resonated with the entire nation. In a tweet, he wrote, “Dear Team India, Your talent and determination through the World Cup was noteworthy. You’ve played with great spirit and brought immense pride to the nation. We stand with you today and always.”
The video of PM Modi consoling the players has garnered immense traction on social media, with fans praising his empathy and leadership. It serves as a reminder that despite setbacks, the spirit of the team and the support of the nation remain unwavering.