Pakistani athlete breaks Indian Guinness World Record

Irfan Mehsood, a martial arts athlete from Waziristan, Pakistan has made it to the Guinness Book of World Records after completing 48 one-leg elevated push ups in one minute while carrying a 60-pound backpack. He also broke the previous world record held by an Indian athlete with 34 reps in one minute. Guinness World Records has confirmed his entry via email. Its official website has also registered Irfan’s name as a new record holder.

He said that he was delighted to break the Indian athlete’s record, and wished to continue making Pakistan proud at the international stage. Irfan also holds the record for most side lunges in one minute with 54. Not just this, he has a total of 25 Guinness records to his name.

Source: Pro Pakistani