India’s previous best tally at one edition of the Paralympic Games was four (2016 as well as 1984 but more gold medals in Rio). They won nearly five times as many in Tokyo. India’s total number of Gold Medals at the Paralympics before Tokyo was four. India won five of those just at these Games.
From an Indian perspective, just like the Olympics, the current edition of the Paralympics in Tokyo will never be forgotten. India ended up winning 19 medals in all, including 5 Gold, 8 Silver and 6 Bronze, to mark its best ever outing at the Paralympic Games. India’s medal haul crossed the double figure mark in a single edition of the Paralympics for the first time in history. Before this, the best showing for India at the Paralympic Games was a total haul of four medals, which was registered in two separate editions (1984 and 2016).
|SUMIT ANTIL||ATHLETICS||MEN’S JAVELIN THROW – F64||GOLD|
|PRAMOD BHAGAT||BADMINTON||MEN’S SINGLES SL3||GOLD|
|KRISHNA NAGAR||BADMINTON||MEN’S SINGLES SH6||GOLD|
|MANISH NARWAL||SHOOTING||P4 MIXED 50M PISTOL SH1||GOLD|
|AVANI LEKHARA||SHOOTING||R2 WOMEN’S 10M AIR RIFLE STANDING SH1||GOLD|
|YOGESH KATHUNIYA||ATHLETICS||MEN’S DISCUS THROW F56||SILVER|
|NISHAD KUMAR||ATHLETICS||MEN’S HIGH JUMP T47||SILVER|
|MARIYAPPAN THANGAVELU||ATHLETICS||MEN’S HIGH JUMP T63||SILVER|
|PRAVEEN KUMAR||ATHLETICS||MEN’S HIGH JUMP T64||SILVER|
|DEVENDRA JHAJHARIA||ATHLETOCS||MEN’S JAVELIN THROW F46||SILVER|
|SUHAS YATHIRAJ||BADMINTON||MEN’S SINGLES SL4||SILVER|
|SINGHRAJ ADHANA||SHOOTING||P4 MIXED 50M PISTOL SH1||SILVER|
|BHAVINA PATEL||TABLE TENNIS||WOMEN’S SINGLES CLASS 4||SILVER|
|HARVINDER SINGH||ARCHERY||MEN’S INDIVIDUAL RECURVE OPEN||BRONZE|
|SHARAD KUMAR||ATHLETICS||MEN’S HIGH JUMP T63||BRONZE|
|SUNDAR SINGH GURJAR||ATHLETICS||MEN’S JAVELIN THROW F46||BRONZE|
|MANOJ SARKAR||BADMINTON||MEN’S SINGLES SL3||BRONZE|
|SINGHRAJ ADHANA||SHOOTING||P1 MEN’S 10M AIR PISTOL SH1||BRONZE|
|AVANI LEKHARA||SHOOTING||R8 WOMEN’S 50M RIFLE 3 POSITIONS SH1||BRONZE|
There are total of 54 Indian athletes in Tokyo Paralympics 2021 who will be playing these nine international sports. In total there are 4,537 players participating in Paralympics 2020. Tokyo Paralympics India Players are governed by International Paralympics Committee. This has been 16th Summer Paralympics Games. All the Indian Players who have participated in Paralympics 2020 Tokyo.