Neeraj Chopra, who won the gold medal in javelin throw at the Tokyo Olympics, is getting congratulations from across the country. The whole country is proud of him. Coming from a small village in Panipat, Haryana, everyone is trying to know more and more about Neeraj. He is constantly trending on social media. Amidst all this, do you know who is Neeraj Chopra’s favorite hero in Bollywood?
After winning Neeraj’s gold, his old interviews are going viral. Biopic films are trending in Bollywood these days. In an interview with the website Quint in 2018, when he was asked that if a film is made on Javelin, which actor would play his character best? On this Neeraj said that ‘if this happens then it is a very good thing. By the way, Randeep Hooda of Haryana is liked. Apart from this, Akshay Kumar is very much liked.
Randeep Hooda wrote that he had already said that Neeraj Chopra, Ravi Dahiya, Deepak Punia and Bajrang Punia would show their strength.
Shortly after Neeraj won the gold, Akshay Kumar also came in the top trending. Congratulating Neeraj, Akshay Kumar wrote that ‘This is gold. Hearty congratulations to Neeraj Chopra for making history. You are responsible for tears of joy for crores of people. brilliant.’ Akshay wrote Gold here in English capital, which is also the name of his film.
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Many users on Twitter compared Akshay’s old picture and Neeraj’s picture.
One user wrote- ‘Now I am waiting for Akshay Kumar’s film on this.’
Another shared a meme of Akshay Kumar in which he looks very happy.