Hyderabad: Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao has announced a cash prize of Rs 2 Crore to Buddha Aruna Reddy who won a Bronze medal at the recently concluded World Gymnastics Tournament in Melbourne in Australia.
Aruna Reddy has created a history of being the first woman from India who won Bronze at the event.
Aruna Reddy met the CM at Pragati Bhavan here on Sunday. The CM congratulated and felicitated her. He also announced the cash award.
He has instructed that her Coach Brij Kishore should also be given some assistance. Sports Minister Padma Rao, Telangana Sports Authority Chairman A Venkateswar Reddy, Aruna Reddy’s mother Subhadramma and her sister Pavani were also there at the programme. (INN)