In Mumbai on August 28, Indian athlete Neeraj Chopra won a gold medal at the World Athletics Championships in Budapest, Hungary. As the country celebrated his big victory, people in the B-town also sent their best wishes to the ‘golden boy of Indian athletics’. He made history by becoming the first Indian to win a gold medal at this championship. On Monday, many Bollywood celebrities congratulated Chopra. The actor from the movie ‘Udta Punjab’, Shahid Kapoor, posted a picture on his Instagram stories and wrote: “Congratulations to our winner of the world championship. ” Shahid’s co-star from the movie ‘Jab We Met’, Kareena Kapoor Khan, shared a video on her social media and expressed how proud she is of Shahid. National Award-winning actress Kangana Ranaut also congratulated India. Definitely the best of all time. Director Farhan Akhar also shared a similar picture and wrote: “Congratulations. Onwards and upwards Neeraj Chopra. @worldathletics #javelin” Vicky Kaushal shared photos of Neeraj’s wins at the Olympics 2021, Diamond League 2022, and the most recent World Athletics Championships 2023, as he called him an “Absolute Legend. ” Malaika Arora wrote: “Another proud win for India. ” Congratulations Neeraj Chopra. Abhishek Bachchan, who is getting a lot of praise for his new film “Ghoomer”, posted a picture of Neeraj on his Instagram. He wrote on the picture: “Once again, @neeraj_chopra fills us with pride as he secures gold in the men’s javelin throw competition at the World Athletics Championships. ” Anushka Sharma shared the accomplishment on her Instagram Stories and congratulated Neeraj Chopra, saying, “This is impressive. ” India should be very proud. Neeraj threw a very far distance of 88. 17 meters on his second try. Arshad Nadeem from Pakistan won second place with a throw of 87. 82 meters, getting the silver. Jakub Vadlejch from the Czech Republic got third place with a best throw of 86. 67 meters, earning the bronze medal.