Mamata announces award for Sushil Kumar

Updated: Sep 13, 2010, 18:16 PM IST

New Jalpaiguri (WB): Railway Minister
Mamata Banerjee on Monday announced a Rs 10 lakh award to railway wrestler Sushil Kumar who won the World Championship gold in Moscow last night.

Sushil Kumar had made the country and Indian Railways
proud, Banerjee said while announcing railway services to the
people of North Bengal at a programme here.

She also announced an out-of-turn promotion to Sushil.