Sports City around Hyderabad planned by Telangana government
Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao said that the Telangana government plans to develop a ‘sports city’ around the state capital which would host top level tournaments and help in training sports persons.
KCR made this announcement when prominent sports persons, including shuttlers Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap, chief national coach Pullela Gopichand and shooter Gagan Narang, called on him.
The chief minister has announced cash awards to those who won medals in the Commonwealth Games,” Rs 50 lakh to those who won a gold medal, Rs 25 lakh to those who won a silver and Rs 15 lakh to those who won a bronze. All the participants would get Rs three lakh each in cash.