Sri Lanka to field five-member team for Tokyo Paralympics-by Dhammika Ratnaweera                                                         S. D. R. Dharmasena -Dinesh Herath-Mahesh Jayakody Source:Dailynews The National Paralympic Committee (NPC) has named a five-member contingent, which will represent the country at the Paralympic Games, scheduled for August/September in Tokyo, Japan. “The paralympic athletes’ qualification period is already over but we are still waiting for a confirmation from World Athletics (WA),” NPC President, Lt. Colonel Deepal Herath told the Daily News yesterday. “We have already submitted our list of athletes who have qualified and they have informed us that they would confirm their participation following a zoom meeting next week,” he added. The NPC is hoping to obtain at least three more slots through the bipartite invitation and altogether ...

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