The eagerly anticipated Asian Para Games 2023 is poised to begin with a spectacular opening ceremony in Hangzhou, China, overcoming pandemic-related delays. The event is primed to deliver exciting moments as athletes from various corners of Asia gather to compete. Here’s an overview of key event particulars and the noteworthy flag bearers who will represent India on this momentous occasion.
Organized by the Asian Paralympic Committee and sanctioned by the International Paralympic Committee, the Asian Para Games 2023 will kick off on October 22, 2023. This edition marks the fourth iteration of the Games, featuring a total of 566 medal events spanning 22 sports and 24 disciplines.
India is sending its largest-ever contingent of 313 athletes to partake in a multitude of events at the Asian Para Games 2023.
The opening ceremony is slated to take place on Sunday, October 22, 2023, commencing at 5:30 PM IST. Hangzhou, China, serves as the vibrant backdrop for this thrilling six-day extravaganza.
The prestigious role of carrying the Indian flag during the opening ceremony falls to celebrated Para Shuttler Parul Parmar, symbolizing the indomitable spirit of Indian para-athletes. Para-club Thrower Amit Saroha stands alongside Parul Parmar as the co-flag bearer, collectively representing India with unwavering pride and determination.
Indian enthusiasts can tune in to the live coverage of the Asian Para Games 2023 Opening Ceremony via the FanCode app and website, ensuring that they can experience the grandeur of the event from the comfort of their homes.
Regrettably, there is no official confirmation regarding the televised broadcast of the Asian Para Games 2023 opening ceremony on Indian television networks. Viewers are encouraged to stay informed for any updates pertaining to televised coverage.