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Not Just the Medallists; Rawat, Babar, Karmakar Also Felicitated

It’s not just the medallists, but also the athletes who performed well at Rio who have been felicitated.

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Manish Rawat, who finished 13th in the 20km race walk event at the Rio Olympics, has been promoted by the Uttarakhand government from the post of constable to the post of inspector in the police force. He was also given a cheque of Rs 5,00,000.

It’s not just the medallists, but also the athletes who performed well at Rio who have been felicitated.

The 3000m steeplechase runner Lalita Babar was felicitated by the Maharashtra and Haryana government. Gymnast Dipa Karmakar has been given the Khel Ratna and felicitated by the Tripura government.

Rawat said that being promoted to the post of inspector is a big achievement for him.

Video Editor: Mohd Irshad

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