Mirabai Chanu's Gold Set World Record

India's first gold medal at the Commonwealth Games was won by Mirabai Chanu on Saturday

So far, India has won one gold medal, two silver medals, and one bronze medal

Her victory was summed up in this tweet: "Lifting 201kg wasn't easy, but thanks to the love and wishes of billions at home, every challenge is within reach."

Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the nation in congratulating the 27-year-old.

Tweet : Once again, @mirabai_chanu makes India proud!

At the Birmingham Games, every Indian is delighted that she won a Gold and set a new Commonwealth record.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted that her success inspires several Indians, especially budding athletes

Soon after Chanu achieved her personal best, videos and pictures of her flooded social media.