Neeraj Chopra has created history by winning the gold medal in the javelin throw event of the Tokyo Olympics. Neeraj Chopra has become the first player to win an Olympic medal from India in athletics. As soon as Neeraj Chopra did this special feat, the rain of rewards has started on him. Not only on behalf of the Haryana government, but states like Punjab, Manipur have also decided to honor him.
Let us know from where the announcements of prizes have taken place.
Haryana Government has announced Rs 6 crore and government job to Neeraj Chopra, a resident of Panipat. Haryana Chief Minister Manoharlal Khattar congratulated Neeraj Chopra and said that Neeraj Chopra has won the entire country. He said, “Neeraj Chopra not only won a medal, but also won the heart of the entire nation. The country was waiting for this moment for a long time and the whole country is proud of him.” Along with this, the Haryana government has also promised Neeraj Chopra a Grade A job. At the same time, the government will give concession to Neeraj Chopra even if he buys a flat in Panchkula.
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh also congratulated Neeraj for his historic success in Tokyo. The Punjab government has announced a grant of Rs 2 crore to Neeraj Chopra. The Chief Minister tweeted, “Gold! Neeraj Chopra. You have created history and made the entire country proud.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India has also praised Neeraj Chopra’s achievement. Appreciating Neeraj Chopra, the BCCI has promised to give him one crore rupees as prize money.
-IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings has also announced to give one crore rupees congratulating Neeraj Chopra.
Veteran industrialist Anand Mahendra has said that he will gift an SUV 700 to Neeraj Chopra on his return to India.
The Manipur government has also announced a grant of Rs 1 crore to Neeraj Chopra. In the cabinet meeting of Manipur, it has been decided to give Rs 1 crore to Neeraj Chopra.
Indigo has also given a special gift to Neeraj Chopra. The company has announced free tickets for a full year. This special scheme for them is going to continue from August 8 to August 7 next year.
Let us tell you that there may still be announcements of more prizes for Neeraj.