New Delhi, Feb 15:
India made a positive start to its campaign at the 2020 Asian Youth and Junior Weightlifting Championships, bagging two medals on the opening day of the event in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Both the medals – a silver and bronze – were bagged by Indian female lifters.
While K.V.L. Pavani Kumari won a silver medal in the 45kg category, Harshada Goud clinched a bronze in the same weight division.
A total of 197 athletes from 20 Asian countries are participating in the event.