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Jhajjar’s Manjeet sets record: Becomes Asia’s first para-swimmer to do 36 KM sea-swimming from Northern Ireland to Scotland

Manjeet with the tricolor after making the document.

Manjeet with the tricolor after making the document.

Bahadurgarh.Regardless of being bodily disabled, a boy from Jhajjar has performed wonders in sea- throughout seven seas. Divyang participant Manjeet Twirak, a resident of village Dubaldhan, who has practiced within the swimming pool of town’s HL Metropolis, has crossed the 36 km lengthy North Channel along with his group in 14 hours 39 minutes. Out of the full 6 gamers in Manjeet’s group, 3 are handicapped. Manjeet turned the primary participant from Haryana to cross the North Channel whereas turning into the primary Para participant from and Asia.

Really, 6 gamers from the nation have been chosen to take part on this relay race held from Dhondhari in Northern Eire to Port Patrick in Scotland. These gamers embrace Manjit Kadian from Haryana, Satyendra Lohia from Madhya Pradesh, Rimo Saha from West Bengal, Jayant Kumar from Nagpur, Elvish from Assam and Snehan from . In these gamers, a complete of three gamers together with Manjeet are disabled. Until date, no divyang in Asia had set the document for swimming 36 kms.

However this time all of the gamers of , together with Manjit Singh, have introduced laurels to the nation in the entire of Asia by making a document within the relay race. The best hazard throughout the race was from chilly water and sea creatures. The ocean water temperature in Eire is 10 °C. Earlier, Manjeet together with 5 different para swimmers of the nation has entered the Limca E book of Data by swimming 40 km within the Arabian Sea in 9 hours 8 minutes 39 seconds. Other than this, he has performed 81 km of river swimming in West Bengal. Manjeet, son of Chhaju Ram, a easy farmer of village Dubaldhan, has been doing para-swimming for the previous a number of years. Manjeet has up to now received 20 Nationwide Gold Medals in Sea and Journey Swimming.

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