Two Mumbaikars to participate in London paralympics

Published: Dec 24, 2011, 07:42 IST | Correspondent |

Battling against all odds, two Mumbaikars, both afflicted with polio, will be competing in the 2012 London Paralympics.

Battling against all odds, two Mumbaikars, both afflicted with polio, will be competing in the 2012 London Paralympics. 

The duo -- Prakash Nadar, 35, and Bhushan Kasekar, 34, -- will take part in the discus throw and powerlifting events. Both hail from modest economic backgrounds and have struggled to finally achieve selection for the Paralympics, beginning August 29, 2012.

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