When Ajintha Shulei returned home from the Commonwealth Games, her mother placed all her trophies and medals on a small stool.
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New Delhi. Those who lifted 313 kg weight in the Commonwealth Games 2022 held in Birmingham Anchita Sheuli The medals and trophies are kept wrapped in mother’s torn sari. Weightlifter Shuli had won the gold medal for India in the 73 kg weight category. Shully’s mother told that her son’s medals and trophies are kept under the bed in the two-room house. Shuli’s house is in Deyulpur, West Bengal. When Ajintha Shulei returned home from the Commonwealth Games, her mother Poornima Shuli kept all these trophies and medals on a small stool.
Asked the younger son to buy a wardrobe
Shully’s mother has asked her younger son to buy a cupboard to hold all these medals and trophies. According to the news of PTI, his mother said that I knew that when her son would come, journalists and photographers would come home, that is why all the medals and trophies of the son were punished on the stool. I had never thought even in my dreams that my son would win gold for the country.
Anchita also slept hungry sons
Anjita’s father passed away in 2013. After this his mother faced difficulties to raise both her children. Achinta’s mother said that seeing the people gathered outside the house, it seems that times have changed. Talking about the difficulties faced in raising children, she said that sometimes I could not even fill their stomach. Many times both the sons slept without eating food.
Anchita used to do the work of loading and unloading goods
Indian Champion Ajinta Sheuli The mother said that her children had to do the work of loading and unloading goods apart from doing zari work on sarees. Despite so many difficulties, both of them continued to do weightlifting. He said that I had no option but to send both of them to work. If I didn’t do this, it would have been difficult for us to survive.