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Tokyo Olympics: Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin announces Rs 3 crore reward for state’s gold medal winner
July 16, 2021
Tokyo Olympics: Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin proclaims Rs 3 crore reward for state’s gold medal winner: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin on Friday interacted with all of the Tokyo Olympics-bound athletes from the state.
The CM additionally prolonged his finest needs to the 12 athletes who’re going to characteristic within the upcoming Tokyo Olympics. “Hon’ble Chief Minister of #TamilNadu Shri @mkstalin interacted with all of the 12 #Tokyo2020 certain Athletes from the State and prolonged his finest needs,” SAIMedia tweeted.
Final month, MK Stalin introduced that his authorities will reward sportspersons who bag medals within the Tokyo Olympic Video games.
Stalin had stated that sportsperson who win a gold medal will probably be facilitated with Rs 3 crore as prize cash, whereas these successful silver medals will probably be given Rs 2 crore and Rs 1 crore will probably be given to bronze medal winners.
Gagan Narang, a Chennai native who represented India in capturing and gained a bronze within the 2012 London Olympics within the Males’s 10m Air Rifle occasion, is the one particular person medallist from the state.
A complete of 102 Indian athletes throughout 14 sporting classes have thus far certified or been named within the ultimate squad by their respective federations for the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics slated to start on July 23.
To date, the London Olympics in 2012 proved to be India’s finest present on the showpiece occasion because the athletes gained six medals.