Chandigarh, May 21
Indian boxer Nikhat Zareen made India proud. On Thursday, she won her first world champion medal in the IBA Women’s World Boxing Championship 2022. She lifted a gold in the 52 kg flyweight category.
Congratulatory messages have been pouring from all corners. From Bollywood celebrities including Amitabh Bachchan, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Anushka Sharma and Ajay Devgn, to other Indian athletes and even PM Narendra Modi, all congratulated NIkhat for her big win at the prestigious tournament held in Istanbul, Turkey. But it’s this one message from Bollywood actor Salman Khan that left her in tears.
NIkhat is a huge Salman Khan fan and it is her dream to meet the actor. On Friday, when Salman Khan tweeted, “Congratzz on this gold Nikhat … @nikhat_zareen”, an excited NIkhat replied that she is a die-hard of him and it was dream come #salman khan