Cash Awards

  • Hooda gives Rs 1.08 cr cash to hockey players July 5, 2012

    Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Wednesday gave away cash awards amounting to Rs 1.08 crore to two members of Olympic-bound Indian hockey team and players of the women hockey team, who had participated in the London Games qualifiers at New Delhi in February. Hooda awarded Rs 47 lakh...
  • Award of Rs 1.3 crores for Rajasthan team January 24, 2012

    Chennai: The Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) on Monday announced a cash award of Rs 1.3 crores for the state team that won the Ranji Trophy title for the second consecutive year. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has also announced a cash prize of Rs 2 crores for...
  • MP CM takes U-turn on cash awards March 2, 2010

    New Delhi: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Sivraj Singh Chauhan has done a U-turn on his cash award offer to goal scoring Indian hockey players. He now says he had announced Rs 1 lakh per goal for the whole team, and not for individual players who hit the goals. It means if...
  • TN makes its medal winners richer December 17, 2006

    New Delhi: Tamil Nadu government decided on Saturday to honour its Asian Games medal winners Krisnan Sasikaran (chess), Anju Bobby George (athletics) and Sourav Ghosal (squash) by announcing cash awards for the trio. According to a release on Saturday, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi announced the awards totalling Rs 45...