Amit Shah And CM Yogi Congratulate Nikhat Zareen: Indian boxer Nikhat Zareen became world champion by defeating Jitpong Jutamas of Thailand 5-0 in the one-sided final of the Women’s World Championships in Istanbul in the flyweight (52kg) category. . Telangana’s boxer Zareen defeated Thailand’s rival by unanimous decision. With this victory, Zareen became only the fifth Indian female boxer to become a world champion. On his success, Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath congratulated him.
Congratulations to @nikhat_zareen for winning the Gold medal at the Women’s World Boxing Championships.
India is proud of your achievement. Best wishes for your future endeavours. https://t.co/nDL69tZvcK
— Amit Shah (@AmitShah) May 19, 2022
Maa Bharti’s daughter @nikhat_zareen ji has brought laurels to the country on the global stage by winning a gold medal in the World Boxing Championship.
We are all proud of this historic and glorious achievement of yours.
Congratulations to you from the bottom of my heart and best wishes for a bright future!
— Yogi Adityanath (@myogiadityanath) May 19, 2022
Six-time champion MC Mary Kom (2002, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2010 and 2018), Sarita Devi (2006), Jenny RL (2006) and Lekha KC have won world titles before. Besides Zareen’s gold medals, Manisha Mon (57kg) and debutant Parveen Hooda (63kg) won bronze medals.