Blind judo champions to be felicitated by government
The Indian Blind Judo Team which recently won four gold medals and one bronze medal at the Commonwealth Judo Championships in South Africa will be honoured at a special ceremony in Delhi today.
The gold was won by Kuldeep from Uttar Pradesh, Jaydeep Kumar Hridaya Singh from Maharashtra, and Ravi Vijayashanthi and Mani Susheela, both from Tamil Nadu. The bronze was won by J Manoharan from Tamil Nadu as well.
Some of the other participating countries were England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Estonia, to name a few.
Watch in Sign Language
- "After playing for 15 years, I am getting recognition now" - My Take by blind chess champ Kishan Gangolli
February 19, 2019
- Chessbase India bats for disabled players at a time when official support is hard to come by
February 18, 2019
- Sports must be an integral part in lives of people with disabilities. Here is why.
February 18, 2019
Read more on Newz Hook
- Get-hooked February 14, 2019 #LovePossible - What happened when Satendra Singh met his Paro
- Get-hooked February 16, 2019 Trending stories on NewzHook this week!
- Headlines February 13, 2019 Gambhir, other players react to savage attack on Delhi cricket selector
- Parasports February 15, 2019 First ever sound ball tennis workshop in Mumbai for people with visual impairments
- Get-hooked February 14, 2019 Annual Rendezvous event of Headway Foundation is an occasion to honour disabled achievers
- Accessibility February 15, 2019 Review petition challenging 50% vision, hearing disability limit for judge's post to be filed next week
- Get-hooked February 17, 2019 Wheelchair etiquettes matter. Here is how to follow them.
- Headlines February 15, 2019 Gully Boy hits theatres
- Headlines February 16, 2019 Modi flags off Vande Bharat Express, India’s fastest train
- Headlines February 19, 2019 Jaish-e-Mohammed's key aide killed in Kashmir
Want to feature your inspiring story or share an event with the disabled community? Write to:
Newz Hook - Accessible News
Get-hooked February 14, 2019