Rio 2016: Indian paralympians felicitated by PM Narendra Modi

 Rio 2016: Indian paralympians felicitated by PM Narendra Modi

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 21:43:42 IST