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Tokyo Paralympics: PM Modi calls Sumit Antil after his gold winning performance

Aug 31, 2021 09:44 IST | By Editorji News Desk

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday dialled Sumit Antil after the 23-year-old para-athlete smashed World Records multiple times to clinch the Javelin Throw gold medal in the F64 category on Monday.

Also Read Meet Sumit Antil, India's gold medalist at the Tokyo Paralympics

In the telephonic interaction, the PM hailed Antil's spirit of resilience and told him that he has made the nation proud. The Sports Authority of India posted the video of the interaction on its Twitter account. The Haryana-based para-javelin thrower won the gold medal with a world-record throw of 68.55m.

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