After lifting his best weight of 111kg in the snatch, Gururaja added 138kg in his third attempt in the clean and jerk to end with a total lift of 249kg.
This feat is also his personal best.
In 2017, Gururaja had claimed a Commonwealth Championships bronze in Australia.
Meanwhile, on Day 1 of the event, India also defeated Sri Lanka by 3-0 in the badminton mixed-team championship. (ANI)