.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Shooter Manish Narwal, who won gold medal in the Tokyo Paralympics 2020, being greeted on his arrival in New Delhi. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • The athletes were received by Haryana Sports Minister Sandeep Singh
  • Amid thunderous applause, all the athletes were escorted out of the airport
  • India returned with 19 medals, including five gold, eight silver and six bronze

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Sumit Antil wins Gold in the men's javelin throw F64 with a new world record of 68.55 at Tokyo 2020 Paralympics. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • In the 2016 Rio Paralympics, India had won 4 medals
  • India ended Tokyo Paralympics with 19 medals
  • Bhavina Patel won India's first medal at the Paralympic Games

Tokyo Olympics 2020 Gold medalist Neeraj Chopra during the felicitation by Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur at the event in New Delhi, Sunday. (PTI Photo)

  • India has surpassed its best-ever performance at the Paralympics with 7 medals so far
  • India had won 4 medals at the 2016 Rio and the  1984 New York/Mandeville Paralympics
  • Avani Lekhara and Sumit Anthil have won gold medals in shooting and javelin throw events respectively

.Tokyo, Japan
Javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia will be gunning for his third gold. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ Devendra Jhajharia)

  • Bhavinaben Pate' secured a silver in table tennis on Sunday
  • Nishad Kumar won a silver medal in the men's high jump T47 event
  • Day 6 will see nine Indian athletes competing 

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 29 (PTI): Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday congratulated table-tennis player Bhavina Patel for winning a silver medal at the Paralympic Games in Tokyo.

Chennai, Aug 29 (PTI) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin and other leaders on Sunday congratulated para table tennis player Bhavinaben Patel for winning a silver medal at the ...

Mumbai, Aug 29 (PTI) Film personalities including Taapsee Pannu, Anil Kapoor and Sai Dharam Tej on Sunday congratulated victorious Paralympians Bhavina Patel, Nishad Kumar and Vinod Kumar, who ...

.Tokyo, Japan
Bhavina Patel became only the second female Indian to win a Paralympic medal. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@airnewsalerts)

  • Bhavina said she has always drawn inspiration from legendary Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar
  • "I have always been inspired by Sachin Tendulkar. I want to see him with my own eyes," she said
  • Bhavina secured India’s first-ever Paralympic medal in table tennis

Kolkata, Aug 29 (PTI) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday congratulated table tennis player Bhavinaben Hasmukhbhai Patel for winning a silver medal in Tokyo Paralympics.

Ahmedabad, Aug 29 (PTI) The Gujarat government on Sunday announced a Rs 3 crore reward for paddler Bhavina Patel for her historic silver medal win at the Tokyo Paralympic Games.