Chennai (Tamil Nadu): Actor Madhavan’s son Vedant Madhavan, who is fast emerging as a strong swimmer, has made the nation proud by winning a silver medal at the Danish Open in Copenhagen. Actor Madhavan, who is extremely proud of his son’s achievements in swimming, took to Instagram to share his happiness and thanked the Swimming Federation of India for the efforts.

Posting a video clip of his son receiving a silver medal, the actor wrote, “Vedanta Madhavan wins silver for India at the Danish Open in Copenhagen. Many thanks to you Pradeep sir, Swimming Federation of India and #ansadxb for all your efforts. We are very proud.” Soon after Madhavan shared the news, celebrities and fans flooded his comment section with congratulatory messages. Actress Shilpa Shetty and her sister Shamita Shetty were the first to wish Madhavan on their son’s achievement.

This is not the first time that Vedanta is winning a medal in swimming. Last year, the 16-year-old swimmer had won four silver medals and three bronze medals at the 47th Junior National Aquatic Championships held in Bangalore. Earlier in March last year, Vedanta had won a bronze medal in the Latvian Open Swimming Champions event.