Symbiotic Foods from Assam has announced that it will supply packaged pork – “A slice of Gahoree” to Olympic medalist Lovlina Borgohain for the next five years.
Symbiotic Foods has said that it is a “a small token of love and appreciation” towards Lovlina Borgohain.
Symbiotic Foods CEO – Manoj Kumar Basumatary said: “Congratulations to Lovlina for the historic achievement. We are very very proud of you!!! From Symbiotic Foods family, as a small token of love and appreciation, we would like to offer her free ‘A Slice of Gahoree’ for next 5 years.”
He added: “We believe our ‘A Slice of Gahoree’ will help her become stronger with continuous supply of quality proteins and no one will be able to beat her in next Olympics.”
Lovlina Borgohain lost her semi-final bout against Busenaz Surmeneli of Turkey in the welterweight women’s boxing at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday.
With this loss, Lovlina had to settle for a bronze medal. Lovlina lost to her Turkish opponent 0-5.
With a bronze medal, Lovlina became only the third Indian boxer after Vijender Singh and Mary Kom to win an Olympic medal.
23-year-old Lovlina Borgohain had already assured India of their first boxing medal at the ongoing Olympic Games when she upstaged former world champion – Nien-Chin Chen of Taiwan, to enter the semis.