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Sheetal Devi is an Indian Para-archer. She was born with a rare medical condition called phocomelia, which makes her the first and the only international para-archery champion without upper limbs. In the women’s compound bow at the 2022 Asian Para Games, Devi received two gold medals in mixed doubles and women’s individual after winning a silver medal in women’s double compound. Sheetal had a significant love for gaining from outset, however she was anxious about the possibility that that her weakness would restrict her ability to concentrate on like different youths. She participated Asian Para Games, held in Hangzhou, China. At the event, she won three medals, a silver, and two gold, following which Anand Mahindra, the chairperson of Mahindra and Mahindra, took to X to congratulate her. On 9 January 2024, Sheetal received the Arjuna Award 2023 from the President of India.

Birth Name

Sheetal Devi

Nickname

Sheetal

Profession

Para-Archer

Nationality

Indian

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Sheetal Devi was born on the 10th of January 2007 in Loidhar, Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir, India.

Age

She’s currently 17 years old.

Sun Sign

Capricorn

Ethnicity

Asian

She has Indian ancestry.

Religion

Hinduism

Education

Her educational qualifications are unknown.

Family Details

  • Father – Unknown (Farmer)
  • Mother – Unknown (Goatherd)
  • Siblings – Shivani (Younger Sister)

Marital Status

Single

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Boyfriend / Spouse

Sheetal Devi has dated –

Sheetal has largely opted to keep her personal life away from the public spotlight, which makes it difficult for us to say anything about her love life and dating history.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 5 feet 3 inches
  • In centimeters – 161 cm
  • In meters – 1.61 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 50 kg
  • In Pounds – 110 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 30-23-32
  • Bust – 30 inches
  • Waist – 23 inches
  • Hip – 32 inches
  • Bra Size – 30A

Body Build

Slim

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Shoe Size

She wears a size 6.5 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 5 (US).

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Famous For

Sheetal became known as an Indian para-athlete, who competes in archery at national and international levels. In 2023, she created history by becoming the first female armless archer to reach the world finals in archery.

Sheetal Devi Net worth

Sheetal Devi has an estimated net worth of $500K dollars as of 2024.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Sheetal Devi

  • Devi was born in Loidhar village, Kishtwar district in Jammu and Kashmir. She grew up in a family that lacked access to basic amenities.
  • In 2019, Sheetal attended a youth event in Kishtwar where she was noticed by the Indian Army’s Rashtriya Rifles unit resulting in the Army supporting her education and providing medical assistance.
  • In the youth event organized by Indian army, the army coaches Abhilasha Chaudhary and Kuldeep Wadhwan noticed her confidence and decided to train her.
  • In November 2022, Sheetal Devi started her career as an athlete with the Junior National Archery Championship, where she had to compete with able-bodied athletes. Subsequently, she participated in Khelo India Nationals and Women’s Khelo India Games, where she performed well.
  • Sheetal participated Asian Para Games, held in Hangzhou, China. At the event, she won three medals, a silver, and two gold.
  • In May 2023, she made her international debut at a para tournament in the Czech Republic, where she clinched two silver medals and a bronze. Until July 2023, her Qualification best score in Compound Women was 682.
  • On 9 January 2024; Sheetal received the Arjuna Award from the President of India Droupadi Murmu the event was held at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.
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