New Delhi: PV Sindhu may have won hearts by becoming the first Indian woman and the second Indian to win two individual medals at the Olympics, but it turns out that her countrymen are more curious about her caste.
“PV Sindhu caste” became one of the most searched topics about the athlete on Google, News18 reported. Sindhu beat China’s He Bingjiao 21-13, 21-15 to win a bronze medal at the ongoing Toyo Olympics.
After her win, Sindhu said she was not sure if she should be happy about the bronze or be sad about the missed opportunity of another final but in the end, she felt she did really well.
One of the most searched topics following her win, for the term ‘Pv Sindhu’ was her ‘caste.’ The term witnessed a 700% increase in searches.