India's star shooter Avani Lekhra has been awarded the Best Female Debut award at the Paralympic Awards 2021 on Thursday. Avani has won a gold medal at the Tokyo Paralympic Games. Avani, 20, lives in Jaipur. In 2012, at the age of just 12, Avani Lekhra's life changed when she suffered paralysis due to an accident.
Life changed in five years by working hard: Avani has to take the help of a wheelchair to walk. But Avani did not give up and thought of moving forward. Just 3 years after the accident, Avani made shooting her life and within 5 years Avni took over the golden girl's tag.
Gold won at Tokyo Paralympics: Avani clinched a gold medal in the women's 10m air event SH-1 category at the Tokyo Paralympics. At the same time, he had broken the Record of paralympic games and equaled the world record. In addition, Avani had won a bronze medal in the 50m rifle three position standings SH1 event.