1.09 pm: 10.40 am: Vijayawada is hometown of Sindhu's mother.
12.15 pm: Sindhu offered a welcome with bouquet and garland.
12.00 pm: A special program organized to felicitate Sindhu at Indira Gandhi Stadium in Vijayawada.
11.57 am: The shuttler, her coach P Gopichand along with some ministers and parliamentarians reached Vijayawada in a special aircraft.
10.42 am: Sindhu is accompanied by her coach and former badminton player: P Gopichand.
10.30 am: PV Sindhu starts victory rally in Vijayawada.
Performers practising traditional dance to give warm reception to silver medallist Olympian PV Sindhu.
Preparations for welcome ceremony for Rio 2016 Silver medallist PV Sindhu
10.40 am: Vijayawada is hometown of Sindhu's mother.