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President Mukherjee congratulates Devendra Jhajharia for winning gold at Rio Paralympics Games

Updated: Sep 15, 2016 13:41 IST

New Delhi [India], Sept. 15 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has congratulated Devendra Jhajharia for winning a Gold Medal at the Rio Paralympics Games-2016.

In a message to Jhajharia, the President has said, "I am delighted to know that you have won the Gold Medal in men's Javelin Throw in Athletics at the Rio Paralympics Games-2016."

"You have done India proud and are truly an inspiration to the youth of our country. The whole nation rejoices with your family and you on this outstanding achievement. I congratulate you and wish the very best for the future," he added. (ANI)