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Inspirational Story: A Boy With His Twisted Legs , Wants To Participate In Paralympics

When I stepped in the school’s premises for the first time , I found the kids playing on a concrete surface, which is not suitable for playing any game. The school looked like a mess; kids were screaming, playing and fighting with each other. As the assembly drums started beating all of them got into queues for the prayer. After …

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Devendra Jhajharia Journey From A Small Village Boy To The Winner Of Gold At Paralympics

Millions of Indians revelled in joy as Devendra Jhajharia became the first paralympian from India who won two gold medals at the Rio Paralympics, 2016. What is more surprising, he broke his own records and received the honour at the Rio Games. Devendra Jhajharia also won gold for India at the Athens Games in 2004 and topped the men’s F46 …

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Meet Deepa Malik :The First Indian Woman Who Win A Medal At Paralympics

Indian athlete Deepa Malik created history on Monday by becoming the first ever woman from the country to win a medal at the Paralympics. She clinched a silver medal in the shot put F-53 event in Rio de janeiro. Her throw of 4.61m was the best in her six attempts. This is India’s third medal in the 2016 Rio Paralympics. …

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Girisha bags silver for India in High Jump at the Paralympic Games

“It is a dream come true. I was in New Delhi to meet the President when Sushil Kumar won the silver medal and his performance motivated me.” Girisha Hosanagara Nagarajegowda gave India its first medal at the Paralympic Games after bagging silver in the men’s high jump F42 event in London. The Indian tri-colour went up for the first time …

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