CWG 2018: Weightlifter Punam Yadav reaches home with glittering Gold
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), 13 (ANI): Weightlifter Punam Yadav, who clinched the gold in Commonwealth Games 2018, reached her hometown on Friday.
Family members along with villagers welcomed the gold medalist with pomp and zeal.
The farmer’s daughter made county proud on Sunday when she added a fifth gold to the tally with a top finish in the 69kg category of the 21st Commonwealth Games.
Yadav, a bronze-medallist from the 2014 Glasgow edition, lifted 222kg (110kg+122kg) to claim gold ahead of England's Sarah Davies, who finshed with 217kg (95kg+122kg).