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Paralympic games 2016 india medal Table

List of Paralympic games 2016 india medal Table .Paralympic games 2016 are organized just after the Olympics games. These are also organized by the Olympic committee and these are meant for those who have disablement of their limbs. These are for persons with physically handicapped who participate in various sports events organized by the Olympics. There were several sports persons selected from Indian Olympic committee who participated in Paralympic 2016 and here are their details. Also some of the Paralympic Players of India have won Gold and they have made India proud in these sports. The news and updates related to Paralympic games are very important and all those who are going to appear in upcoming banking and SSC examination should learn the details which have been given below. This will help them qualify the exam and score good marks in GA section.

Details and highlights of Paralympic Games 2016

A lot of athelets have represented India in Paralympic games which are as under:

Athlete Sports event
Mariyappan Thangavelu High jump
Varun Singh Bhati High jump
Sharad Kumar High jump
Rampal Chahar High jump
Pooja Archery
Sundar Singh Gurjar Javelin throw
Devendra Jhajaria Javelin throw
Rinku Javelin throw
Narender Ranbir Javelin throw
Sandeep Javelin throw
Amit Kumar Saroha Club throw
Dharambir Club throw
Deepa Malik Shot put
Naresh Kumar Sharma Shooting
Suyash Narayan Jadhav Swimming

Imp news to remember:

Devendra Jhajharia won gold and set a new world record in javelin throw F46 event in the Rio 2016 Paralympics

Deepa Malik bagged a silver medal in the women’s shotput F53 event, with a personal best throw of 4.61 metres

Mariyappan Thangavelu had won gold in the Men’s High Jump T42 category  with fellow Indian Varun Bhati taking bronze at the same event.

South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius sprint around the 400m track was the first time in history that a double-amputee had raced at the Olympic Games

These sportsmen have proved that will is a bigger thing and they can achieve what can be dreamt by them. They have also proved that being handicapped is not a curse and rather hard work can work out to achieve any success.

Standard measurement in sports

National awards in sports 2016

Rio olympic winners 2016

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