After winning a bronze medal at the Tokyo Paralympics in the men's high jump event, Sharad had revealed that he was battling through an injury on the eve of the event.
After missing out in his pet event, Narwal knew that the mixed 50m pistol SH1 was his last shot at a podium finish, and he delivered gold with a Paralympic record of 218.2 on Saturday.
Coach Gaurav Khanna set up an academy and built a disabled-friendly accommodation-cum-recovery centre raising Rs 1 crore loan for these para athletes in Lucknow
Pramod Bhagat, who had contracted polio when he was 4 years old, picked up the sports after watching his neighbours play.
Sumit even competed against Neeraj Chopra and co at the Indian Grand Prix 3 in March.
Given the heavy equipment she has to carry along with her, Avani is accompanied either by her father or mother for every event. Her mother is with her in Tokyo.
As javelin thrower Sumit Antil clinched India's second gold at the ongoing Paralympics, shattering the men's F64 category world record, Modi said the country is proud of him.
Shooter Avani Lekhara scripted history as she became the first Indian woman to win a gold medal at the Paralympics.
The 34-yer-old stunned World No 5 Borislava Peric Rankovic of Serbia in the quarterfinals of the women's singles Class 4 event.