Gold Medalist Sneha Verma and Silver Medalist Disha Maru returned from the World Summer games at US today with other winners and their accompanying coaches of Special Olympics Bharat. They were received with applause and cheers by the parents and teachers who had come to the airport to receive them. There were tears of joy in everyone's eyes as the parents hugged their children.Flowers and sweets were showered on the winners. The students and teachers of SBP received Disha and Sneha at School with traditional aarti as the students played the band and cheered them all the way. the Indian contingent won a total of 173 medals. The students have brought fame to the entire Nation.
"The performance of Indian contingent at the 2015 Special World Summer Games has been outstanding. A total of 173 medals, including 47 Gold, 54 Silver and 72 Bronze have been won by our athletes. In comparison India had won 156 medals (56 Gold, 48 Silver and 52 Bronze) in the last edition of the games held at Athens, Greece. "