Indian lifters claim 2 medals on the inaugural day of youth and youth weightlifting in Asia

NEW DELHI: India had a positive start to its 2020 campaign Asian Youth and Junior Weightlifting Championships , packing two medals on the opening day of the event in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

Both medals, one of silver and bronze, were packaged by Indian lifters.

While KVL Pavani Kumari won a silver medal in the 45 kg category, Harshada Goud secured a bronze in the same weight division.

A total of 197 athletes from 20 Asian countries participate in the event.