Lok Sabha kudos to Sehwag

Updated: 09 December 2011 15:08 IST

The Lok Sabha on Friday congratulated cricketer Virender Sehwag for scoring a world record 219 runs in a ODI match against West Indies.

New Delhi:

The Lok Sabha on Friday congratulated cricketer Virender Sehwag for scoring a world record 219 runs in a ODI match against West Indies.

"This exceptional achievement is a matter of national pride and is a source of inspiration for budding cricketers of our country," Speaker Meira Kumar said in the Lok Sabha.

The House also congratulated the Indian cricket team for their tremendous performance.

"We convey our best wishes to Virender Sehwag for his future endeavours," the Speaker said amid thumping of desks by members.

Topics : Cricket Virender Sehwag India West Indies India in West Indies, 2011 West Indies in India, 2011
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