India U-19 team World Cup win: Politicos shower congratulations on boys-in-blue

Several politicos and leaders took to the micro-blogging site wish the boys-in-blue.

India U-19 team World Cup win: Politicos shower congratulations on boys-in-blue

New Delhi: Minutes after the young horses clinched their Under-19 Indian Cricket World Cup for the fourth time, the entire nation entered celebratory mode with crackers, music and drums. Twitter too exploded with congratulatory messages and witty comments. Several politicos and leaders also took to the micro-blogging site wish the boys-in-blue.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Presiden Ram Nath Kovind tweeted: 

 

 

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi called the victorious boys 'new generation of cricket stars':

 

Maharashtra Chief Minister also tweeted:

 

 

 

 

India Under-19 cricket team lifted their fourth World Cup trophy on Saturday afternoon, after an astounding eight-wicket victory over Australia. The match took place at the Bay Oval ground in Mount Maunganui. Manjot Kalra scored a century.