The men's hockey team suffered a late 1-2 defeat to Germany, while the women's hockey side was thrashed 0-3 by Britain in group stages in a disappointing Monday's campaign for India at the Rio Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Adding to the disappointment was archer Laxmirani Majhi, who crashed out in the Round of 32 eliminators.



Bindra responded saying



Bindra, India's sole individual Olympic gold medallist, finished fourth in the final of the men's 10 metre air rifle final at the Olympic Shooting Centre in Rio de Janeiro on Monday.

Actress Gul Panag wrote



Actor Nikhil Dwivedi also didn't appreciate Shobhaa's comments.

"Another gem from Shobhaa De. The state has failed our sportsmen. They strive very hard. Don't mock them," he tweeted.

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