Social Justice and Empowerment Minister, Dr. Virendra Kumar will felicitate Tokyo Paralympics medal winners and other members of the Indian Paralympics Contingent today.
A cash award of ten lakh rupees will be given to Gold Medalists, eight lakh to Silver and five to Bronze medal winners. The coaches of the Paralympians will also be felicitated.
India had sent a highest ever contingent of 54 Divyang sports persons across nine disciplines in the recently concluded Tokyo Paralympics. The Indian Paralympians created history by winning 19 medals.