Dad sold his house to buy me rifle: Shooter Gagan Narang shares emotional post on Father’s Day

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first_imgAce Indian shooter Gagan Narang on Sunday shared an emotional post for his father on Father’s Day. Taking to social media, Gagan Narang said that 20 years ago, his father sold his house to buy him a rifle when he came home crying.For 20 years, Gagan Narang said, his family stayed on rent.Elaborating further on the 20-year-old episode, Gagan Narang said that his father sold his house not because he knew his son would win medals for the country but because he came home crying.Gagan Narang’s Instagram post read: “Twenty years ago this man standing next to me sold his house to buy a rifle for me, not because he knew I would go on to win medals for the country one day. But it was when I came back home crying from the shooting range because the owner of the gun I was using sold it to another shooter.””We stayed on rent for 20 years,” Narang said.”He didn’t know how far I would go in the sport back then or that I would shoot a world record, be world number 1 and go on to win an Olympic medal for India. He did what a father needed to do to bring a smile on his son’s face,” Gagan Narang said.GAGAN NARANG’S FULL POST ON FATHER’S DAYHe concluded the post with: “Happy Father’s Day dad, cannot repay this debt ever #happyfathersday to all the dads out there who move heaven and earth for their sons and daughters only to see them smile.”Also Read | India vs Pakistan Manchester Weather Live Updates: Will rain play spoilsport today?Also Read | India vs Pakistan Live Score, ICC World Cup 2019: India look to make it 7-0 against Pakistanlast_img

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