One of the biggest days for all the athletes in the world has come today because The Paralympics Games 2020 are all set to take place in Tokyo on Tuesday, August 24, 2021, and the ceremony will take place under the guidelines of the Government related to Covid-19. According to the sources, on the Tokyo Paralympics opening ceremony, there will be around 75 people performers in the ceremony and the whole stadium will be empty barring some officials. One of the biggest parasports events is coming back to Japan after 57 years and the last was hosted in Japan in 1964. As the recent event of Olympic games, this event will also take place behind closed walls.
Almost 4,403 athletes will take a part in quad-annual Para games and they all will compete in 22 sports, 539 events of medal across the 21 venues. Also, India is also a part of them and again, our Indian Para athletes will make proud their country in these games. The Indian contingent is 3X large as Rio 2016 and 54 athletes will compete in numerous sports at the event of mega sporting. Well, our five athletes are becoming a part of the opening ceremony that includes flag bearer and high jumper Tek Chand, Vinod Kumar (Discus Thrower), two powerlifters Sakina Khatun and Jaideep, and two-times Gold-medalist of Paralympic Devendra Jhajharia. They all are part of the opening ceremony.
Paralympics Opening Ceremony 2021:- Start Date
As we have already shared that the Paralympics Opening Ceremony will take place on Tuesday, August 24, 2021. Much more information can be seen on the official social media accounts of the Paralympics Olympics 2021.
Paralympics Opening Ceremony 2021:- Time
Well, the broadcasting of the ceremony will be scheduled at different and depends on your location. The ceremony will broadcast at 7 AM Eastern Time and 04:30 PM Indian Standard Time on Tuesday, August 24.
Paralympics Opening Ceremony 2021:- Venue
The ceremony will take place in Japan but the watchers are not allowed in the stadium due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the event will happen under the guideline of the Government related to the Covid-19.
Paralympics Opening Ceremony 2021:- Live Streaming Platform
Well, there are many channels where you can watch the live streamings of matches and events. The Indian popular channel, Doordarshan will also broadcast the TOKYO Paralympics and Prasar Bharti’s Doordarshan & Youtube channel will also provide you the LIVE stream of the TOKYO Paralympics including NBC Sports App, and NBCOlympics.com.