CM announces Rs 25 lakh cash reward for kabaddi champions
Hyderabad, June 23 : Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Saturday announced a cash incentive of Rs 25 lakhs each to World Kabaddi Champion winners R Nagalakshmi and Mamatha Poojari.
It may be recalled here that the Chief Minister has recently announced Rs 50 lakh cash incentive to badminton player Saina Nehwal. In a message, the Chief Minister said that the State Government has been taking measures to promote sports in the State in a big way by increasing the budget allocation for sports. Steps are also being taken to construct sports complexes in every Mandal headquarters in the State.