Team India captain Virat Kohli on extended his warm wishes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi as Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) achieved a thumping victory in the just-concluded 2019 Lok Sabha elections. Kohli took Twitter to congratulate PM Modi and wrote, "Congratulations @narendramodi ji. We believe India is going to reach greater heights with your vision. Jai Hind." Apart from the Indian skipper, many cricketers and other sports personalities have also extended their congratulatory messages to PM Modi, who is now set to start his second term as PM.
Former India batsman Sachin Tendulkar tweeted: "My heartiest congratulations to @narendramodi Ji @BJP4India for winning the #LokSabhaElections2019. The nation is with you in building a brighter and stronger New India."Virender Sehwag also congratulated Modi for getting a mandate in the world's largest democracy.
"India has won. The world's largest democracy has given its mandate. Many congratulations to Shri @narendramodi ji on being the leader of this great victory. May the second innings be even better and India continue to progress and reach greater heights. Jai Hind #VijayiBharat," Sehwag tweeted.Other athletes like Neeraj Chopra, Saina Nehwal, Sania Mirza, Suresh Raina, Harbhajan Singh, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shikhar Dhawan, PV Sindhu, and Geeta Phogat also congratulated PM Modi for his historic win.