NEPAL ON SECOND SPOT WIF 36 GOLD
KATHMANDU: India is currently leading the medal tally at the ongoing 13th South Asian Games with a total of 124 medals including 62 gold, 41 silver and 21 bronze medals at the end of the fourth day.
Nepal, who dominated the medal table till Wednesday midday, is currently trailing behind with 36 gold, 27 silver, and 38 bronze medals. However, Nepal surpassed its previous 31-gold-record (1999) on Thursday.
Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Maldives have secured 17, 15, 4 and 1 golds respectively while Bhutan is yet to score one.
South Asian Games medal table.
The seven-nation sporting mega event saw its opening ceremony on December 1 while the closing ceremony will be held on December 10.