Indian railways player shine in CWG Games 2010, win 6 Gold

Indian railways players shine in CWG Games 2010, win 6 Gold out of 10 gold win by Indians on day 3. The Minister of Railways, Mamata Banerjee has sent her heartiest congratulations for the outstanding performance of Railway players in the Indian contingent who have won the Medals for India in Commonwealth Games 2010. She said that Railway family and the nation is very proud of them.
The Minister of Railways has announced special Minister’s Awards for Railway players winning medals in the Commonwealth Games. The awards will be ` 10 lakh for Gold Medal winner, ` 6 lakh for Silver Medal winner and ` 4 lakh for Bronze Medal winner. These awards will be in addition to the awards given by Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB). The awards by the RSPB are Rs. 5 lakh for Gold, ` 3 lakh for Silver and Rs. 2 lakh for Bronze and a promotion in the Railway service.