NEW DELHI: Sports minister Vijay Goel has congratulated Deepa Malik for scripting history by winning a silver medal in shot put F-53 event at the Rio Paralympics here on Monday.
Deepa's best throw from six attempts was of 4.61m. With the win, India registered its third medal in Rio.
In his congratulatory message, Goel said continuous success of para athletes at Rio has made the country proud.
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