Sushma Swaraj demands help for athlete Makhan Singh`s family

The government should make a comprehensive policy to ensure financial security for sports persons in the country, senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj said on Saturday.Raising the issue of the family of late athlete Makhan Singh in the Lok Sabha, Sushma Swaraj demanded that the sports ministry should immediately make provisions to provide financial help to the widow and other family members of the sportsman.

Aug 24, 2013, 14:53 PM IST