Moscow, 1 September 2021 (TDI): President of Russia, Vladimir Putin expresses gratitude to winners of Paralympic Games 2020 held in Tokyo. President Putin stated that the key element of the success is selfless work.
16th Summer Paralympics Games are scheduled from 24 August to 5 September 2021 in Tokyo. President Putin extends his congratulations to Ilnur Garipov, Anna Krivshina, Darya Pikalova, and Vladimir Sotnikov on winning the mixed 4x100m Relay game. In addition, the President congratulates Valeria Shabalina and Andrei Nikolayev on winning the gold medal in women’s 200m individual medley and men’s 400m freestyle respectively.