India’s Deaflympics contingent gets a warm send-off

A total of 65 athletes will compete in the Deaflympics in Caxias Du Sul, Brazil, making it the largest and youngest delegation from India ever to compete in the event.

India’s Deaflympics contingent gets a warm send-off
India's Deaflympics 2021 contingent. Credit — Twitter (@anuragthakur)

India's Deaflympics 2021 contingent was given a warm send-off on April 25, 2022, ahead of their journey for The Games starting May 1, 2022, in Brazil. Minister of Affairs & Sports, Anurag Thakur and Nisith Pramanik Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs and Youth Affairs and Sports graced the occasion.

A total of 65 athletes will compete in the Deaflympics in Caxias Du Sul, Brazil, making it the largest and youngest delegation from India ever to compete in the event. Athletics, Badminton, Judo, Golf, Karate, Shooting, Swimming, Tennis, Table Tennis, Taekwondo, and Wrestling are among the 11 sports in which they will compete. The Games will take place from May 1, 2022, till May 15, 2022.

India's Deaflympics 2021 contingent. Credit — Twitter (@anuragthakur)