Today, another silver for India in the Paralympics. Asian record holder Nishad Kumar jumps 2.06m in the Men’s High Jump T47 final to earn India’s second medal of the day and also set the new Asian record. He brings home the first athletics medal.
On the other hand, another player Ram Pal Chahar who participated in the event along with Nishad has fallen short of a podium finish at Paralympics Men’s High Jump T47 final. He jumped 1.94m.
Today, the Bhavina Patel has created history by winning the silver medal for India and became the first para-paddler to achieve this feat in the Paralympics. After the match, she thanked the people of India and the coach for their support. Gujarat government and TFFI announced rewards to her.
PM Modi spoke to her and congratulated her. After Bhavina, the entire nation is celebrating High Jumper Nishad Kumar’s silver winning moment. PM Modi congratulated him.