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How many gold medals did India win at the ‘1986 Asian Games’ held in Seoul, South Korea?
1. 5
2. 6
3. 9
4. 8

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The correct answer is 5.


  • In 1986, Asian Games was held in Seoul, South Korea.
  • It was the 10th edition of the Asian Games.
  • Seoul had previously been scheduled to host the 1970 games, but it lost the opportunity due to security issues.
  • The event was officially opened by then President of South Korea Chun Doo-hwan.

  • India has won 5 gold medals at the 1986 Asian Games.
  • India had bagged a total of 37 medals in the event.
  • India ranked 5thwith 5 gold medals, 9 silver medals, and 23 bronze medals.
  • Out of these 5 gold medals, 4 medals were won by P.T.Usha.
  • Kartar Singh won a gold medal for India in wrestling.
  • China topped the medal table with 94 gold medals.

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