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Hundreds of Fans Gather to Welcome India's Olympic Stars at Delhi Airport

Watch video: Fans gather at the IGI airport to welcome India's 2020 Tokyo Olympics' stars.

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Olympic Sports
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A successful Olympic games with the highest-ever tally of 7 medals from Tokyo and India is waiting with bated breath to welcome their big stars back home.

Neeraj Chopra, the men's and women's hockey teams, Bajrang Punia, Rahi Dahiya and Lovlina Borgohain all are arriving back from Tokyo on Monday evening and The Quint is reporting live from the IGI airport in the capital.

Security at the IGI Airport has been beefed up with multiple forces including Indo-Tebetan Border Police (ITBP), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF).

The area from where Olympians will exit from the airport has been cordoned off and entry has been prohibited for general public.

Heavy deployment of forces has not only been placed at the premises of IGI, but outside as well to restrict entry of general public. However, as the time for landing fight is nearing, people in small groups have started gathering at the IGI.

To welcome Indian heroes of Tokyo Olympics, groups of people have come with bands. Many are seen dancing in celebration for the best ever performance by Indians at the Olympics.

People gathered here at the IGI are either chanting slogans - 'Bharat Mata ki Jai' or dancing with national flags in their hands.

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