Rio – Mariyappan Thangavelu and Varun Singh Bhati Won Gold and Bronze at 2016 RIO Paralympics for India. Mariyappan is Indian Paralympic high jumper who born on 28th June 1995. He participated in 2016 Rio Paralympics and won gold medal in high jump T-42 category. He is first paralympic gold medalist for India since 2004.
Varun Singh Bhati is a paralympic high jumper. He won bronze medal at Rio 2016 Paralympics for India. He use to take training and practice at Sports Authority of India at Bengaluru and He is supported by GoSports Foundation.