Upon his return to India after the glorious victory at the XXII Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, weightlifter Achinta Sheuli was seen celebrating his win over a Bucket of KFC at the restaurant in Park Street, Kolkata. Achinta clinched a coveted gold medal for India, setting a Games record of 313 kg. He lifted 143 kg in snatch and 170 kg in clean & jerk, winning hearts across the nation.
Achinta took to his Instagram to share a glimpse of this special celebration with family & loved ones. Sharing his thoughts, he said, "It has been a moment of absolute joy & pride, winning a gold for my country. That one moment defines all the years of hard work and perseverance that I have put in. I am extremely thankful to my countrymen, coaches and my best cheerleaders - my family - who have been by my side every step of the way. I have had plenty of joyful momentsat KFC. But today is really a special one. I am happy to enjoy this day with my brother and a KFC Bucket."
Catch Achinta's celebratory KCF meal with his family:
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