India wins gold, silver in Men’s 800 metres at Asian Games| Haryana’s Manjit wins gold, Jinson Johnson silver

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manjit singhThe Hush Post: India won a gold and silver in Men’s 800 metres at the 18th Asian Games held at Jakarta. Haryana’s Manjit Singh won a gold while Jinson Johnson won a silver medal. Johnson led the race right from the beginning, Manjit suddenly burst into the lead towards the end and crossed the finish line first.

For the first time ever after Milkha Singh and Makhan Singh in the 1960s, India has produced two top-level athletes who have successfully challenged international athletes.

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