As a boost for the sportsmen and women KTR announced incentives for commonwealth games winners from Telangana. “We will give top priority for sports in Telangana, winners will be felicitated at Golconda fort on the Independence day. Our government is committed to encourage the sportsmen as they were neglected by the past government” KTR said.
According to him, Gold medal winner Kashyap is to get the reward of Rs. 50 lakh. Whereas silver and bronze medal winners will receive Rs. 25 lakh and Rs. 15 lakh respectively.
KTR gave assurance to the Commonwealth games winners after they met CM KCR today. “Every player from Telangana who participated in the Commonwealth games will be rewarded with Rs. 3 lakh. Australian open winner Saina Nehwal will receive Rs. 20 lakh” KTR stated.