Shimla, Sep 6 (PTI) High jumper Nishad Kumar who bagged a silver at the Tokyo Paralympics called on Himachal Pradesh Governor Rajendra Vishwanath Arlekar and Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on ...

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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

New Delhi, Aug 31 (PTI) High jumper Nishad Kumar on Tuesday said the feeling of winning a silver at the Tokyo Paralympics is finally "sinking in" after Sports Minister Anurag Thakur on Tuesday ...

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, Aug 29 (PTI) Bhavinaben Patel clinched a historic silver in table tennis to give India its first medal in Paralympics before high jumper Nishad Kumar also came second but 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
Nishad Kumar is India's para-athlete participating in the Tokyo Paralympics. (Photo credit: Twitter/RahulGandhi)

.Tokyo, Japan
Nishad Kumar comes from Una in Himachal Pradesh. (Photo credit:Twitter/https://www.paralympic.org)

  • Nishad Kumar won silver in the high jump T47 event at the Tokyo Paralympics
  • "Absolutely delighted," Pm Narendra Modi tweeted
  • Earlier, Indian paddler Bhavina Patel had also won a silver medal