Indian star shuttler Kidambi Srikanth on Wednesday paid a courtesy call on Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy. Met at the Chief Minister’s Office in Mangalagiri. On this occasion, Srikanth was richly honored by CM Jagan. Kidambi Srikanth has made history as the first Indian male shuttler to win a silver medal at the World Badminton Championships. CM Jagan specially congratulated Srikanth for this.
On this occasion, Srikanth received a grant of Rs. 7 lakh cash prize, allotted five acres of land for setting up an academy in Tirupati. Srikanth competed in the 2021 BWF World Championships in Spain from December 12 to 19 this year. Srikanth, who lost in the final match on the 19th of this month, won the silver medal. It was against this backdrop that Srikanth met Chief Minister Jagan on Wednesday. Kidambi Srikanth is currently the Deputy Collector of the Government of Andhra Pradesh.
However, in the history of the BWF World Badminton Championships, only three Indian shuttlers have reached the final. Saina Nehwal played in the final in 2015 .. to match the silver .. Peevi Sindhu who lost in the final of 2017, 2018 and matched with the silver .. stood as the winner in 2019 and broke the record. However, Saina Nehwal has been ruled out of this year’s BWF World Badminton Championships due to injury. However .. Kidambi Srikanth, who excelled beyond expectations, reached the final .. became the third Indian shuttler to achieve this feat. What if you win this final? He will go down in history as India’s first male shuttler to win a gold medal.
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