Odia lad bags gold in Special Olympics

Bhubaneswar: Odia lad Rajesh Meher bagged one gold and one bronze medal in the World Games of Special Olympics, being held at Los Angeles in USA yesterday.

Meher secured the gold in 200 metre sprint , clocking 31.03 seconds and the bronze in 400 metre race with a timing of 1:11:18 seconds.

He is a resident of Jamla village of Bargarh district and only son of Ramesh and Binodini Meher.