On Wednesday morning, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact via video conference with the Indian contingent bound for the Commonwealth Games (CWG) 2022.
He will speak with both the athletes and their coaches.
The prime minister will motivate the athletes ahead of the marquee event, which begins on July 28 in Birmingham.
A year ago, he interacted with the Indian contingent bound for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics as well as with the Indian para-athletes’ contingent bound for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
In addition, he has taken a keen interest in the athletes’ progress during the competitions.
Previously, he has personally called athletes to congratulate them on their success and motivate them to do better.
Further, also upon their return to the country, the Prime Minister has also met and interacted with the contingent. He also extends his wishes via social media, praising athletes for their achievements.
The CWG 2022 is scheduled to be held in Birmingham from 28th July till 08th August, 2022. A total of 215 athletes, participating in 141 events across 19 sporting disciplines, will represent India in the CWG 2022.