• search

Governor to honour outstanding sportspersons on April 5

Written by: Staff
|

Chandigarh, Mar 28 (UNI) The Haryana Government will honour the outstanding sportspersons of the state who have got various medals at national and international level.

Sports Minister Phool Chand Mullana today said that Governor Dr A R Kidwai would confer the State Sports Awards and Bheema Puruskar here on April five.

The Sports Minister said on this occasion, five players would be given best sports awards of the State--Bheema Puruskar and 30 other players would be honoured by with cash prizes.

He said the winners of the Bheema Puruskar would get Rs one lakh in cash, Bheema Pratibha, ang vastra, blazer, tie and scarf.

He said the players who would be honoured by Bheema Puruskar included Hockey player Ms Jasjeet Kaur Handa from Shahbad, Sunil Kumar, athlete from Mahendergarh, Volleyball player Sanjay Kumar from Panchkula, Ms Archana, Judo player from Hisar and Ms Neha Rathee, wrestler from Faridabad.

Mr Mullana said on this occasion, 30 sportspersons would also be honoured who have performed well in national and international sports competition.

UNI DP DH GC1842

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more