Athlete Prachi Yadav on 23 October clinched a silver medal in canoeing within the ladies’s VL2 Ultimate and opened India’s account within the ongoing 4th Asian Video games at Hangzhou. Prachi secured a silver medal end by clocking 1:03.47s whereas Irodakhon claimed the gold medal with a timing of 1:02.125s. Japan’s Saki Komatsu walked away with a bronze medal with a timing of 1:11.635s.
Union Minister Smriti Irani additionally congratulates Prachi for her win and mentioned that her win demonstrated that willpower has no limitations.
Taking to X, the Union Minister mentioned,
Nari Shakti units the successful tone & brings dwelling the first medal for India!! Congratulations to @ItzPrachi_, the unstoppable para-canoeist, for successful on the #AsianParaGames2022. Paddling by challenges, she’s confirmed that dedication is aware of no bounds. India is happy with you!”
Sports activities Minister Anurag Thakur mentioned that he’s delighted to see Nari Shakti of India win dwelling the primary medal for the nation on the Video games. Applauding her dedication, tireless dedication, and memorable consistency, the Union Minister mentioned that all the nation is proud as soon as once more.