Kumudu Priyanka fails to qualify for 100m T47 final
The first three athletes in this event Marina Lisbeli of Venezuela (12.14s), Deja Young of the US (12.26s) and Lu Li of China (12.58s) were able to qualify for the final from this heat.
Meanwhile, Sri Lanka are currently in 48th place in the Paralympics medals table having so far won one Gold Medal and one Bronze Medal.
In fact, Sri Lanka along with India are the only South Asian nations to have won a medal at the Para Games, which has a participation of 4,537 athletes from 163 countries.
India have so far won eight medals including two Gold Medals, four Silver Medals and two Bronze Medals.