Uttarakhand to give Rs 11 lakh to Unmukt Chand
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Last Updated: Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 21:07
  
Uttarakhand to give Rs 11 lakh to Unmukt Chand
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Wednesday announced a cash reward of Rs.11 lakh for Unmukt Chand, who led India to lift the 2012 U-19 World Cup.

Sports Minister Dinesh Agarwal made the announcement here. Unmukt hit a match-winning unbeaten century in the final against Australia.

Although Unmukt plays for Delhi in domestic cricket, he hails from Khudku Bhalya village in Uttarakhand`s Pithoragarh district. Agarwal said he had done the hill state proud.

Officials said the state was also considering felicitating the entire U-19 cricket team.


IANS

First Published: Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 21:07


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