Tokyo Olympics 2020: Neeraj Chopra has created history by winning gold in the javelin throw event of the Tokyo Olympics. Neeraj Chopra has become the first player among athletes to win an Olympic medal from India. As soon as Neeraj Chopra has done this special act, the rain of rewards has started on him. The Haryana government has decided to give Rs 6 crore and a government job to Neeraj Chopra, a resident of Panipat.
Haryana CM 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.
The Haryana government had already announced before the start of the Olympic Games that any player from Haryana who wins the Olympic gold will be given Rs 6 crore. Neeraj Chopra has also been promised a Grade A job by the Haryana government. Along with this, the government will also give concession to Neeraj Chopra on buying a flat in Panchkula.
BCCI also gave one crore rupees
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh also congratulated Neeraj for his historic achievement in Tokyo. Punjab government has announced to give two crore rupees 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 appreciated the achievement of Neeraj Chopra. Appreciating Neeraj Chopra, BCCI has promised to give him one crore rupees as prize money.
Congratulating Neeraj Chopra, IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings has announced to give one crore rupees. Anand Mahendra has said that he will gift an SUV 700 to Neeraj Chopra on his return to India.