Guwahati: Minutes after boxer Lovlina Borgohain cruised past Nien-Chin Chen in her quarterfinal bout of Women’s Welter (64-69kg) on Friday, of the ongoing Tokyo Olympics, Assam Chief Dr. Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma tweeted to congratulate the pugilist.
Taking to his Twitter Dr. CM Sarma wrote, “This is a BIG punch. You continue to make us proud #LovlinaBorgohain and keep India’s flag high & shining at #TokyoOlympics2020”.
This is a BIG punch ❤️
— Himanta Biswa Sarma (@himantabiswa) July 30, 2021
The win has also assured India of at least a bronze medal.