His gold medal winning throw was good enough to smash the existing National Record of 64.96m incidentally set by Gowda himself in 2007.
“I am really happy. I was confident of doing well going into the competition, but I know I can do better,” said a delighted Vikas.
Mumbai Roundup: 9 incidents that took place this week
Photos: Ajay Devgn, Parineeti, Tabu at 'Golmaal Again' trailer launch
Photos: Dipika Pallikal Karthik oozes oomph in bikinis and sarees
Photos: Kareena Kapoor Khan's grand birthday bash
Photos: 'Dangal' girls Sanya Malhotra, Fatima Sana Shaikh's dinner outing