Leaders Online Desk: Tejinderpal Singh Toor has won gold for India in the shot put event. In the final on Sunday (October 1), he clinched the gold medal with a throw of 20.36m. Tejinderpal Singh performed brilliantly in shot put. He has been successful in winning the gold medal in the second consecutive Asian Games. Tajinder also won a gold medal at the 2018 Jakarta Asian Games.
This is India’s third gold medal of the day. Along with this, India’s total number of medals has increased to 45, including 13 gold medals. India won five medals on the first day of the Asian Games, six on the second day, three on the third day, eight on the fourth day, three on the fifth day, eight on the sixth day and five on the seventh day. Today, India can complete half a century of medals.
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