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WOW! After clinching Silver medal, PV Sindhu all set to get richer by Rs 13 crores – Here's how!

After their stupendous performances in Rio Olympics 2016, plenty of cash rewards have been announced for PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik by different state governments as well as sporting bodies.

Last Updated: Sunday, August 21, 2016 - 15:42
WOW! After clinching Silver medal, PV Sindhu all set to get richer by Rs 13 crores – Here's how!
Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: PV Sindhu has become the toast of the nation ever since she bagged the historic Silver medal at Rio Olympics 2016.

While wishes have been pouring from all corners of the country ever since Sindhu achieved the feat, the Hyderabadi girl is also set to get plenty of cash rewards as well.

Here are some of the monetary rewards promised to her:

The Telangana government has announced a cash reward of Rs 5 crore

The Andhra government has announced a cash reward of Rs 3 crore

The Delhi government has announced a cash reward of Rs 2 crore

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited has announced a cash reward of Rs 75 lakh

Badminton Association of India, Haryana and MP govt along with the sports ministry have announced cash rewards of Rs 50 lakh each

Sindhu will get Rs 30 lakh from Indian Olympic Association

All India Football Federeration will give her a cash reward of Rs 5 lakh

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who was also India's Goodwill Ambassador for Rio Olympics, had earlier announced a cash reward of Rs 01, 01, 000 for all the Indian athletes who participated in the mega event this year.

Even for Sakshi Malik, several organisations have announced cash rewards

Here are the details:

Haryana government has announced a cash reward of Rs 2.5 crore

Delhi government has announced a cash reward of Rs 1 crore

Railway ministry has announced a cash reward of Rs 60 lakh

Union sports ministry has announced a cash reward of Rs 30 lakh

Sakshi will get Rs 30 lakh from Indian Olympic Association

All India Football Federation will give her a cash reward of Rs 5 lakh

As per Salman Khan's initiative, Sakshi too will be given a sum of Rs 01, 01, 000

First Published: Sunday, August 21, 2016 - 15:08

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