Maria Andrejczyk, 25, came upon a fundraiser for Mioszek Maysa, a young child with a serious cardiac ailment who would require surgery to survive.
They have had to struggle for recognition that should have come their way by itself. The Paralympians nearly often fall into the shadows of the Olympians, and this is a bias we must overcome.
His wish was fulfilled when Neeraj Chopra won the Javelin Gold yesterday, but Milkha was not there to witness that glory.
The Cricket crazy nation has snubbed the game and shifted focus towards other games that never got the traction they deserve. A welcome sign indeed!
After Sushil Kumar in 2012, he is the second Indian to win a Olympic Silver in Wrestling.
Barshim, the event's defending world champion, inquired the official, "Can we have two golds?" to which the official responded with, "It's possible, yes."