Neeraj Chopra has been within the limelight ever since he scripted historical past by profitable a gold medal within the males’s javelin throw occasion in Tokyo Olympics. He lately turned a subject for dialogue throughout the promotional interview for the film Shershaah, starring Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani. The actress stated that Neeraj Chopra is not only a “nationwide crush” however has turn into “world’s crush” now.
Throughout an interview with Sports activities Yaari, Kiara was requested to remark upon Neeraj’s Tokyo heroics. She stated, “I believe he (Neeraj Chopra) is not only a nationwide crush however the world’s crush proper now,”. She added that he made all Indians proud along with his efficiency in Tokyo Olympics 2020.
Kiara’s co-star Sidharth Malhotra hailed Neeraj as the true Shershaah who has made the nation proud along with his efficiency in sports activities. Shershaah revolves across the real-life story of Captain Vikram Batra who was awarded Param Vir Chakra, India’s highest navy ornament. Shershaah is obtainable for streaming on Amazon Prime Video.
Panipat-born Neeraj Chopra etched his identify within the historical past books after he received India’s first-ever Olympic gold medal in athletics. Chopra is barely the second Indian ever to win a person gold medal on the Olympics after shooter Abhinav Bindra.
After bagging an Olympic gold medal, Neeraj Chopra’s social media followers have elevated by an enormous quantity. Earlier than the Tokyo Olympics 2020, Neeraj reportedly had about 100,000 followers on Instagram whereas now he has over 3.7 million followers.