India's Yogesh Kathuniya clinches A Silver Medal In The Seated Discus Throw Event Of Tokyo Paralympics
His sixth attempt was 44.38meter, which was also his season-best. He won the second medal of the day as Shooter Avani Lekhara has won the Gold medal on Monday morning.
New Delhi: India's Yogesh Kathuniya wins the Silver medal in the Seated Discus Throw F56 category with a 44.38-metre score in the Tokyo Paralympics 2020. His sixth attempt was 44.38 which was also his season-best. He won the second medal of the day as Shooter Avani Lekhara has won the Gold medal on Monday morning.
Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has congratulated Yogesh Kathuniya for winning the Silver medal in the men's discus throw at the Paralympics Games in Tokyo.
In a tweet, the Prime Minister said; "Outstanding performance by Yogesh Kathuniya. Delighted that he brings home the Silver medal. His exemplary success will motivate budding athletes. Congrats to him. Wishing him the very best for his future endeavours. #Paralympics"