Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
English, Hindi, Urdu
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2009.
Why this sport?
He attended a camp organised by Swimmers' Club Belgaum and Aquarius Swim Club Belgaum in India and his interest grew from there.
Club / Team
Swimmers' Club Belgaum and Aquarius Swim Club Belgaum: India
Name of coach
Umesh Kalghatgi [club]
Boy Wonder (iloveindia.com, 01 Jul 2015)
Hero / Idol
Indian actor Shah Rukh Khan, Indian cricketer MS Dhoni. (thelogicalindian.com, 14 Feb 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Anyone can run away, it's super easy. Facing problems and working through them, that's what makes you strong." (Facebook profile, 23 Apr 2015)
He has osteogenesis imperfecta, a condition resulting in him having brittle bones. (timesofindia.indiatimes.com, 26 Jul 2013)