Shooter Omkar Singh awarded Rs 15 lakh for CWG performance

Last Updated: Jan 07, 2011, 15:09 PM IST

Bhopal: Ace shooter Omkar Singh who bagged three gold and a silver medal in the Commonwealth Games at New Delhi last year, has been awarded a sum of Rs 15 lakh here for his performance at the mega event.

He was presented with the cheque yesterday night in pursuance with an announcement made to this effect by Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

Among those present at the occasion also included former hockey Olympian Ashok Kumar Dhyan Chand.

PTI