Source: News Bharati English30 Sep 2016 10:49:35

Siliguri, September 30: Golden girl of Tripura Dipa Karmakar, who glorified India in the sport of Gymnastics at Rio Olympics after claiming fourth position in Vault event, reached Siliguri on Thursday with her mother.   

While interacting with the reporters at airport Karmakar said, “The whole credit of my performance at Rio Olympics goes to my coach, Indian coaches are better than foreign coaches. Dipa further said, if I had taken foreign training, I could not have performed that well in Rio Olympics.

“I want that Visheshwar Nandi should be my coach in every upcoming Olympics. Because of him I have reached where I am today” she said. Notably, Dipa gave all the credit of her performance at Rio to her present coach Visheshvar Nandi. Dipa informed that her event of Produnuva Vault was also chosen by her coach Nandi.

Dipa has arrived at Siliguri to flag off the Marathon race organized by Bagha Jatin Athletic club. He also said that, I am feeling good after reaching Siliguri. I want that Siliguri should also give motivation to the sport of Gymnastics.