New Delhi: The Indian cricket team was swamped with congratulatory messages from Bollywood celebrities, politicians, cricket administrators and fellow players on twitterati for lifting its second World Cup after
From spin legend Shane Warne and other sportspersons such as Mahesh Bhupathi, Sania Mirza, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Karun Chandhok to Sports Minister Ajay Maken, Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty all came together on Twitter to
congratulate Team India on their remarkable achievement.
While insane celebrations were seen on the streets in all parts of the country, the virtual world on the social networking website came out in a unified voice of joy after the co-hosts India beat Sri Lanka by six wickets at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai last night.
"Great stuff Dhoni and team! A well deserved victory in the offing!," tweeted Sports Minister Ajay Maken.
Spin legend Warne was all praise for the Indian team.
"Well done again to India, off to first training session with the royals-preparation starts today for IPL 4 - the boys probably had no sleep," wrote Warne.
"A big congrats to both teams on a wonderful tournament & a great final.. India just to good and the best team all the way through - enjoy," he added.
"The revelry on the road is to be seen to be believed! India is celebrating and this is proof:) Never seen anything like this..Yippeeeeeeeee," said Shilpa Shetty, who is also the co-owner of Indian Premier League team Rajasthan Royals.
"And history is Made! A timeless moment which will be etched in our minds forever. Well done Team India, take a bow. You made us cry and made our dream come true:)," she added.