PM Narendra Modi recognised, exhorted, lauded and patted the para athletes for their incredible performance in the Tokyo Paralympics.
I learnt to stay calm under pressure from Sachin Tendulkar: Paralympics gold medallist Pramod Bhagat
Pramod Bhagat clinched India's first Paralympics gold with a straight-game win over Daniel Bethell in the SL3 class finals in Tokyo last week.
Para badminton gold medallist Pramod Bhagat also said he would be interested to serve in a sports-related position or as a Deputy Collector.
What makes the achievement even more special is the way Suhas Yathiraj allocated time for both his administrative duties and badminton in Noida.
Navdeep finished at the fourth spot in the men's javelin throw F41 event in the ongoing Tokyo Paralympics.
Singhraj Adhana, who won bronze in the 10m Air Pistol SH1 three days ago, bagged a silver medal in the P4 - Mixed 50m Pistol SH1 at the Tokyo Paralympics.
Pramod Bhagat, who had contracted polio when he was 4 years old, picked up the sports after watching his neighbours play.
Tokyo Paralympics: Indian shuttlers Pramod Bhagat, Palak Kohli lose mixed doubles semis, to play for bronze
Pramod Bhagat and Palak Kohli lost by 2-0 in the mixed doubles SL3-SU5 semi-final match here at Yoyogi National Stadium.
Indian shooter Singhraj Adhana said his dream to see the national flag flying high at the Tokyo Paralympics has been fulfilled.
Manish Narwal created the Paralympic record as he amassed 218.2 points to win the gold medal in the P4 - Mixed 50m Pistol SH1 final.
IAS officer Suhas Yathiraj, with a leg impairment, will face top seed Lucas Mazur of France in the final on Sunday.
Tarun Dhillon lost to Setiawan Fredy by 2-0 in the men's singles SL4 - Group B match here at Yoyogi National Stadium.
Harvinder Singh was the first athlete from India to win a gold medal at a major para competition in the 2018 Asian Games.
The 19-year-old para shooter Avani Lekhara clinched her second medal in Tokyo, a bronze, in women's 50m rifle 3P SH1 event.
Praveen Kumar has a personal best of 2.05m which he better on Friday and also set an Asian record with a jump of 2.07 metres.