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Armless Archer Sheetal Wins Gold at Asian Para Games
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Armless Archer Sheetal Wins Gold at Asian Para Games

Srinagar, Oct 30: Family of Sheetal Devi who won gold medal in the recently held Asian Para Games in archery was felicitated by the Kishtwar administration. She is also world’s first armless female archer. 16 years old Sheetal belongs to a remote village Loidhar, Tehsil Mughal Maidan of District Kishtwar and uses her feet to hold the bow and arrow. Her family members were felicitated by Deputy Commissioner Dr Devansh Yadav who visited Sheetal’s home to meet her family and congratulate them. Further he also presented token of appreciation to the family members. He also shared with them congratulatory messages by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha for Sheetal and her family. “Sheetal has not only broken physical barriers but has also made history by cli...