He also said that it is a pleasant conincidence that this edition of ‘Mann Ki Baat’ is being held in a month when the government has is launching ‘Amrut Mahotsav’.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated cricketer Mithali Raj and other women who brought accolades the the country by achieving major milestones. On 75th edition of ‘Mann Ki Baat’, which he said is being held in the month when Women’s day was marked, he hailed the achievements of women in various
“Indian cricket team’s Mithali Raj recently became the first Indian women cricketer to complete 10,000 runs in international cricket. Many congratulations to her on this achievement. She is also the only women international player to score 7,000 runs in ODI. Her contribution to women’s cricket is brilliant,” PM Modi said.
“She has inspired many through her two-decade-long career. Her story of hard work and success is an inspiration to not only women but also men’s cricketers,” he added.
Mithali had touched the milestone of 10,000 runds in international cricket during a match against South Africa.
News Source : Hindustan Times