A post is being shared by numerous individuals on Facebook with a case that Athlete Gomathi ran her last race in Asian Games with torn shoes and the government isn't helping her. How about we attempt to examine the case made in the post.
Guarantee: Gomathi from TN won gold for India in Asian diversions wearing two distinctive torn shoes since she can't get one and the legislature isn't helping her.
Reality: She won the gold award in the Asian Athletics Championships, not in the Asian Games. She has herself elucidated that she wore the torn shoes in the finals since they were her fortunate shoes, not on the grounds that she can't purchase new ones. Consequently, the case made in the post is MISLEADING.
At the point when hunting down the news on Google, it is discovered that Gomathi Marimuthu won the gold decoration for India in 800 meters in the Asian Athletics Championship 2019, held at Doha. Thus, it was not at the Asian Games, as guaranteed in the post. Likewise, in a meeting distributed in the SPORTSTAR article, she illuminated about the ongoing discussion on her shoes. She stated, "I have heard this so often (the shoe issue). The pair I wore amid the race were fortunate ones. I am wistful about that pair so I utilized it for the last." So, it was not that she couldn't purchase another pair; she destroyed the torn shoes of estimation.
Likewise, in a meeting given to 'THE HINDU', her coach Francis Mary additionally remarked on the issue saying, "Since the pair was two years of age, she had sewed and utilized them. There are feelings appended to it. We have requested another pair. It is yet to contact her."