Para Swimmer Satyendra Singh Lohia of Madhya Pradesh awarded the Tenzing Norgay Adventure Award.
Para swimmer Satyendra Singh Lohia of Madhya Pradesh is the first Divyanga Indian sportsperson of the country, who has been awarded the Tenzing Norgay Adventure Award. He is also the first Asian Divyang swimmer to cross the 42-kilometer Catalina Channel in the US in just 11 hours 34 minutes.
Apart from Mr. Lohia, Malkhamb trainer Yogesh Malaviya of MP has been awarded the Dronacharya Award. Due to COVID-19, the awards were given in Bhopal.