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Deepa Malik Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Husband & More


Deepa Malik

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Bio
Real NameDeepa Malik
NicknameNot Known
ProfessionIndian athlete
Coach/MentorNot Known
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 6”
Weightin Kilograms- 62 kg
in Pounds- 137 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Athletics
Event(s)Javelin Throw, Shot Put & Motorcycling
International DebutBeijing Olympics 2008
Coach/MentorNot Known
Records/Achievements• International medals- 13.
• State and National Level Medals- 2 Bronze, 5 Silver, 47 Gold.
• Won a Bronze medal at the 2010 Para-Asian Games in China.
• In 2011, won a silver medal at the IPC World Athletics Championships.
• In 2012, Government of India Awarded her with Arjuna Award.
• Won a silver medal at the 2016 Rio Paralympics in shot put event.
Career Turning PointIn the 2011 World Championships, when she won silver medals in shot put & discuss.
Personal Life
Date of Birth30 September 1970
Age (as in 2016)45 Years
Birth PlaceBhaiswal, Sonipat district, Haryana, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signLibra
NationalityIndian
HometownSonipat, Haryana, India
SchoolKendriya Vidyalaya, Fort William, Calcutta
CollegeSophia College, Ajmer, India
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather- Balkrishan Nagpal (Indian Army Personnel)
Deepa Malik father
Mother- Not Known
Brother- Vik Nags
Sister- Not Known
ReligionHinduism
HobbiesGiving motivational speeches, Swimming, Motorbiking
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsNot Known
HusbandBikram Singh, Indian Army Officer (married 27 June 1989)
Deepa Malik with her husband Bikram Singh
ChildrenSon- N/A
Daughters- Ambika Malik, Devika Malik
Deepa Malik with her daughters

Deepa Malik

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Deepa Malik

  • Does Deepa Malik smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Deepa Malik drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • She was born to a Hindu Jat family in Sonipat district of Haryana.
  • In the year 1999, she was diagnosed with a spinal tumor and walking became impossible for her. The spinal tumor was operated by conducting 31 surgeries.
  • She feels no sensation below her waist.
  • She holds the Asian record in the event of Javelin throw.
  • She has participated in various adventure sports and has won accolades for those.
  • Deepa is an enthusiastic motor-biker and has covered 1700 km drive in 8-days and that too in sub-zero temperatures.
  • GoSports Foundation supports her through their Para Champions Program.
  • Deepa is also a member of the working group in the formulation of 12th five-year plan (2012-2017) on Physical Education & Sports.
  • In 2012, Government of India awarded her with Arjuna AwardDeepa Malik with Arjuna Award
  • On 12 September 2016, she won a silver medal at the Rio Paralympics and became the 1st Indian woman to win a medal at the Paralympics. Deepa Malik with Paralympic silver medal
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