India added one gold and two bronze medals to their kitty on the fifth day of the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games at Ashgabat in Turkmenistan on Wednesday.
Ajay Kumar Saroj won the gold in men’s 1500m race, clocking 3 minute and 48.67 seconds to clinch the gold. In women’s kurash, Neha Solanki bagged a bronze in +87kg category and Jyoti in -87kg category.
With 4 gold, 2 silver and 4 bronze, India are seventh in the medals tally with hosts Turkmenistan on the top with a whopping 50 gold, 30 silver and 35 bronze.
India are being represented by more than 200 athletes in 15 sports disciplines in the Games, touted as the second biggest multi-sporting event of the continent after the Asiad.