Fans thronged the hometown of China’s youngest gold medalist
Crowds gathered in his hometown of Zhangjiang to welcome 14-year-old Chuan Huang Chan from China on his return from Tokyo.
According to local media, an unlimited number of tourists and followers, including internet celebrities, were heading to the Chinese athlete’s hometown. The flow of traffic in the village was also affected due to increased rush.
Due to the unusual traffic in the village, the government has banned foreigners from entering the region, including the athlete’s relatives, citing fears of a corona hotspot.
After her stunning victory at the Tokyo Olympics, Chuan Huang Chan said that her mother had been hospitalized several times in an accident several years ago, so she wanted to raise enough money to help her mother get treatment. Are
Following the young athlete’s statement, a local Chinese hospital has announced that it will pay for the treatment of his mother and another member of the family, while businessmen have also announced that they will provide Chuan with a home and other facilities.
In addition, a businessman offered to pay Chuan’s father 200,000 yuan (more than 5 million Pakistani rupees), which the athlete’s father refused to accept.
It should be noted that Chinese athlete Chuan Huang Chan had the honor of becoming the youngest gold medalist in China after winning a gold medal in the 10m diving event at the Tokyo Olympics last Thursday.