Girisha Hosanagara Nagarajegowda has won the first medal for India in the ongoing Paralympics 2012 at London. He won the medal in high jump category.He has jumped a height of 1.74 m in final and finished with Silver medal. Girisha has been supported by a Bangalore based NGO Samarthanam. Girisha news of winning a silver medal has not got any attention from main stream news-channel.
On Twitter people are congratulating and also complaining about the minimum attention this news has got.
YouTube India celebrated the victory of Girisha and made available a video through which you can watch his winning performance.
Another account on YouTube made a clip of picture of his performance.
It is great news and amazing victory for India. We hope and request to Government of India to show same respect and generosity to this great athlete who has won medal for his country.