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    Tokyo Paralympics: India's medal winners return from Tokyo, receive grand welcome at Delhi airport

    Sep 03, 2021, 08:34 AM IST

    After clinching medals at Tokyo Paralympics 2020, India's Para-athletes received a rousing welcome at the Delhi airport on September 2. Hundreds of sports lovers welcomed Sumit Antil, Devendra Jhajharia and Yogesh Kathunia at the airport. Sumit Antil won gold in the men's javelin throw (Sport Class F64) at National Stadium in Tokyo. Indian javelin throwers Devendra Jhajharia and Sundar Singh Gurjar won silver and bronze respectively in the men's Standing Javelin (F46) at National Stadium in Tokyo on August 30. India produced its best-ever performance at the ongoing Tokyo Paralympics 2020.