Grand homecoming: India felicitates its Olympic heroes


India’s Olympic medal-winners were accorded a grand welcome by the government in a dazzling felicitation ceremony on Monday with sports minister Anurag Thakur saying that their journey is an “incredible story of resilience and sporting excellence”. Gold medallist Neeraj Chopra was the cynosure of all eyes in the ceremony, held a couple of hours after the seven podium finishers made their way out of the airport amid utter chaos.