Sisodia announces Rs 1-crore award for wrestler Sakshi Malik


New Delhi/Rohtak, August 20

Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday announced a financial award of Rs 1 crore for Olympic bronze medal-winner wrestler Sakshi Malik.

Sisodia’s announcement came while he visited Sakshi’s native place Rohtak, Haryana.

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He also announced a direct promotion for Sakshi Malik’s father Sukhbir Malik who is a bus conductor with the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC).

Sakshi won a freestyle wrestling bronze medal in the 58 kg category at the ongoing Rio Olympics on Wednesday. — IANS


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