Mithali Raj presented Rs 1 crore, 600 sq feet house by Telangana govt

29 December 2017, 07:46 AM
Mithali Raj - File photo
Mithali Raj - File photo

The Telangana government on Friday presented Rs one crore and a house site of 600 square-feet to Indian women cricket team captain Mithali Raj.

State Sports Minister T Padmarao felicitated her here and handed over the incentives, according to a state government release.

The minister also presented Rs 25 lakh to Mithali Raj's coach RSR Murthy, it said. The incentives have been presented as per Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao's directives for promoting sports, Padmarao said.

Raj had led the Indian team to the Women's World Cup final earlier this year. India lost to England in a nail-biting summit clash by nine runs. 

First Published: Friday, December 29, 2017 07:43 AM

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