Baku, 4 September 2021 (TDI): The President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev expressed gratitude to gold medalists of the Paralympic 2020 Games. He stated that Azerbaijani athletes are continuing to delight us with their selfless work. Moreover, Azerbaijan has won 14 gold medals up till now.
16th Summer Paralympic Games are scheduled from August 24 to September 5 2021 in Tokyo. President Ilham congratulated Lamiya Valiyeva, Orkhan Aslanov, and Raman Salehi for winning gold in 400m athletics, long jump, swimming games respectively.