Rio 2016: Indian paralympians felicitated by PM Narendra Modi

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets with the participants of the Rio Paralympics 2016, in New Delhi on Thursday. Sports minister Vijay Goel and MoS & PCI president Rao Inderjit Singh were also present. PTI

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with the medal winners of the Rio Paralympics 2016. PTI 

New Delhi: Sports Minister Vijay Goel and MoS Rao Inderjit Singh greet Para Olympics players on their arrival at IGI airport in New Delhi on Thursday. PTI Photo (PTI9_22_2016_000106B)

Sports minister Vijay Goel and MoS Rao Inderjit Singh greet Indian paralympians on their arrival at IGI airport in New Delhi on Thursday. PTI 

New Delhi: Para Olympic medal winner Devendra Jhajharia being welcomed on his arrival at IGI airport in New Delhi on Thursday. PTI Photo (PTI9_22_2016_000104B)

Para Olympic medal winner Devendra Jhajharia being welcomed on his arrival at IGI airport in New Delhi on Thursday. PTI 

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"Suyash Jadhav is an ace swimmer and has secured laurels in many tournaments," PM Narendra Modi tweeted after meeting him. Image courtesy: Twitter/@narendramodi

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PM Narendra Modi greets Virender, who represented India in the men's javelin throw. Image courtesy: Twitter/@narendramodi

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PM Narendra Modi with bronze medallist Varun Singh Bhati. Image courtesy: Twitter/@narendramodi

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PM Narendra Modi with gold medallist Mariyappan Thangavelu. Image courtesy: Twitter/@narendramodi

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India's most successful medallist Devendra Jhajharia is congratulated by PM Narendra Modi. Image courtesy: Twitter/@narendramodi


Updated Date: Sep 23, 2016 21:43 PM

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