The Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) left one of their athletes Kanchanmala Pande, who is completely blind, with no option but to beg in Berlin, where she was participating in the Para Swimming Championships, after the government money sanctioned for their tour did not reach them.
The incident is now drawing flak on social media and India’s first Olympic Gold Medalist Abhinav Bindra has also expressed his anger on the issue on micro blogging site.
— Abhinav Bindra (@Abhinav_Bindra) July 12, 2017
This is what our Sports Minister Vijay Goel said after the tweet :
— Vijay Goel (@VijayGoelBJP) July 12, 2017