IOA announces cash rewards to Tokyo Olympics medal-winning athlete coaches

In the wake of weightlifter Mirabai Chanu wins silver for India in Tokyo Olympics 2020, Indian Olympic Association has announced cash rewards for the medal-winning athlete coaches.

IOA Secretary General Rajeev Mehta said to the ANI that Mirabai Chanu’s coach Vijay Sharma will get a cash reward of Rs 10 lakhs. Mr Rajeev Mehta said that coaches who have trained their athletes will deserve cash rewards and it would boost their morale.

The Coach of an athlete winning a Gold medal will be given Rs 12.5 lakhs, the coach of the athlete winning the Silver medal will be given Rs 10 lakh and the coach of the athlete winning the Bronze medal will be given Rs 7.5 lakhs.

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