India vs Australia 2018-19 Tests: Congress President Rahul Gandhi congratulated Virat Kohli and the team for their historic Test series win in Australia for the first time in 71 years. Gandhi said that the team had made the nation proud. Other politicians like Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi and President Ramnath Kovind also lauded the team for the triumph Down Under. His post read, “Congratulations to #TeamIndia and Captain @imVkohli on the series win in Australia. You make us all proud. Well done!”
Some fans reminded him that it never happened in the last 71 years and it happened during Narendra Modi’s tenure. It became hilarious as fans started pouring in their own opinions.
Here are the reactions:
“Congratulations to @imVkohli and his team for reaching one of Indian cricket’s final frontiers and winning a test series in Australia for the first time. Gritty batting, marvellous fast bowling and a fine team effort has done us proud. Let’s make a habit of it!,” the President wrote on his official Twitter handle.
Prime Minister Modi called the Test series win a “historic accomplishment”. “A historic cricketing accomplishment in Australia! Congratulations to the Indian Cricket Team for the hard-fought and richly deserved series victory,” PM Modi tweeted.