Tokyo Paralympics: Avani Lekhara leads Indian contingent at closing ceremony
Indian shooter Avani Lekhara led India’s contingent at the Closing Ceremony of Tokyo Paralympics as the flag-bearer.
19-year-old shooter won gold and bronze medals at the Paralympic Games that ended yesterday.
A total of 54 para-athletes from India across nine sports disciplines participated in the event.
Indian contingent finished their campaign at the Paralympic Games at an all-time high by securing a total of 19 medals which includes 5 gold, 8 silver, and 6 bronze medals.
Badminton and Taekwondo made their debut in Tokyo, both of which were represented by India.
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