The certified Twitter account will offer all the latest updates of 2020 Tokyo Olympics for Hindi-speaking Indian fans.
The Olympic rings (Reuters Image)
- The Hindi language messages, however, appear in Roman English scripts
- Tokyo 2020 Mein Aapka Swagat Hai, read the handles first tweet
- The organisers also launched official handles in Spanish, French and Korean languages
The organising committee of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics has launched a dedicated Hindi twitter account for sports fans in India.
The twitter account ‘#Tokyo2020 for India @Tokyo2020hi’, which is the official account of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 for India, was launched on Monday.
The certified account will offer all the updates for Hindi-speaking Indian fans. The Hindi language messages, however, appear in Roman English scripts.
“Hum Spanish, Korean, Hindi, aur French mein naye #Tokyo2020 Twitter accounts ke launch ki ghoshna karne ke liye bahut utsahit hain!,” one of the tweets read.
“#Tokyo2020 mein sirf 158 din baaki hain! Hum aapke saath is safar par jaane ke liye intezar nahin kar sakte!”
The new Hindi twitter account has got more than 400 followers. It also follows top Indian sportspersons such as Mary Kom, Abhinav Bindra, P V Sindhu, Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi, Sushil Kumar, Yogeshwar Dutt, Sardar Singh, Gagan Narang, Vijender Singh, Heena Sidhu, Kidambi Srikanth, Dipa Karmakar, Sakshi Malik and Manu Bhaker among others.
The Tokyo Olympic Games will run from July 24 to August 9.