- Tag results for gold medal
Contesting on a Congress ticket, Poonia won by a healthy margin of 18084 votes after receiving 70020 votes.
A year ago, several students who were awarded cash prize instead of gold medals staged a protest.
Despite being one of India’s most promising fencers, she took part in only eight out of 13 international events this year - due to lack of funds.
Sumant will be now representing India at the World Skills 2019 in Kazan, Russia next year.
India also logged a bronze in the men's 400m T13 category with Avnil Kumar claiming the third position.
Jwala Gutta, also a former Commonwealth Games gold-medallist, reiterated her allegations of being targetted in selection.
The 15-year-old from Aizwal , who is also a world youth silver-medallist, lifted a total of 274kg (124kg +150kg) to finish on top in the Argentine capital on Monday night.
An unknown face before the Asian Games, the Jalpaiguri heptathlete became a star overnight after she battled toothache and back pain to become the first Indian to win a heptathlon gold in Jakarta.
Barman collected 6026 points, her career best, to win the gold. Her earlier best total from the seven events was 5942. The national record of 6211 still stands in the name of J J Sobha since 2004.
The 23-year-old Toor had clinched the men's shot put gold by throwing the iron ball to 20.75m in the Asian games.
Tajinderpal Singh Toor won the gold medal at the Asian Games 2018 in Shot Put after setting a national record with a 20.75m throw.
Residents of nearby villages too descended to Mayana, some 8 km from Rohtak, to congratulate his father Vijender Singh, a farmer and his elder brother Ajay, a JCO in the Army.
Media from across the country have been calling but the Barman family is still waiting to hear from the country’s newest golden girl.
Toor lived up to the billing of being the strongest contender as he was the season leader among the Asian athletes in this event.
Aljumaili had already failed with the 202kg he needed for gold but somehow managed to lock out his arms on the final lift of the 85kg competition to pip South Korea's Jang Yeon-hak by just 1kg.