Tokyo Paralympics Closing Ceremony: Gold & Silver medalist Avani lekhara to be India’s flag-bearer

Tokyo Paralympics Closing Ceremony: Gold & Silver medalist Avani lekhara to be India's flag-bearer
Tokyo Paralympics Closing Ceremony: Gold & Silver medalist Avani lekhara to be India's flag-bearer

Tokyo Paralympics Closing Ceremony: Gold & Silver medalist Avani lekhara to be India’s flag-bearer: 19-year-old shooter Avani Lekhara will be India’s flag-bearer at the Closing Ceremony of the ongoing Tokyo Paralympics on Sunday. The Closing Ceremony will see a total of 11 members of the Indian contingent in attendance.

So far, the Indian para-athletes have put on a tremendous show at the event, winning 17 medals already which is the country’s best-ever return at the event. On Friday, Avani had clinched a bronze medal in the Women’s 50m air rifle 3 positions SH1 event. This was Avani’s second medal in the ongoing Paralympics as she had won gold earlier this week.

Also read: India at Tokyo Paralympics: Avani Lekhara wins bronze in 50m Rifle 3P SH1 event

Tokyo Paralympics Closing Ceremony: Gold & Silver medalist Avani lekhara to be India’s flag-bearer

On Saturday, it was the Indian para badminton stars who stole the show with Pramod Bhagat winning the gold medal and Manoj Sarkar winning the bronze in men’s singles SL3 event.

Also read: Tokyo Paralympics India: Pramod Bhagat ने गोल्ड मेडल जीतकर रचा इतिहास, वीडियो में देखें विनिंग मोमेंट

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