Dipa came tantalisingly close to end up fourth with a difference of only 0.150 points with the bronze medallist in the women's vault finals.

Tendulkar, who was in Rio recently to encourage the Indian contingent, took to Twitter to congratulate the young Tripura girl

Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan tweeted

India's lone individual gold medallist Abhinav Bindra was among the first to congratulate Dipa via the micro-blogging site

Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan wrote

National award winning actress Vidya Balan tweeted



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