India earns two medals at China World Para Athletics Grand Prix

14 May 2017, 02:26 PM
India earns two medals at China World Para Athletics Grand Prix (Source: PTI)
India earns two medals at China World Para Athletics Grand Prix (Source: PTI)

India's Ramudri Someshwara Rao and Hokato Sema made India proud by winning a gold and a bronze respectively at the China World Para Athletics Grand Prix being held in Beijing.

Ramudri Someshwara Rao won a gold medal in the 200m race and Hokato Sema bagged a bronze in shot put.

Both have qualified to represent the country in the IPC Para Athletics World Championships in London later this year.

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Someswara Rao had become the fastest Indian blade runner in the recently-concluded 17th National Para Athletics Championships at Jaipur.

Sema had also won a gold in his event.

First Published: Sunday, May 14, 2017 02:11 PM
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