Till now, the international players used to get facilities from the government till just playing, but now even after leaving the game, the international players will not have any kind of trouble. The government has introduced a pension scheme for international medal winning players. With this, more than 200 players of the state, including Yogeshwar Dutt, Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Faugat, Sakshi Malik, Ankur Mittal, Neha Goyal, Manu Bhakar have been entitled to pension.
In this way, Haryana players seem to get the most benefit, because the kind of policy has been made for pension. It may include most international Haryanvi players. Those who will get 12 to 20 thousand rupees a month pension. This pension will also be for Para Olympian players and they will also be given benefits. The Central Government has planned to give pension to medal winners of Olympic Games, Commonwealth Games, Asian Games, World Cup and World Championships besides medal winners of Para Olympics.
For which the player can apply after the age of 30 and after leaving the game completely and after their application, a pension of 12 to 20 thousand rupees month will be started. In this way, the players of Haryana are seen to be the biggest beneficiaries of the pension scheme. Because in the competition in which the players who won medals have been included in the pension scheme, Haryana players have won the most medals.
Names of players entitled to pension
Olympic medalists Yogeshwar Dutt, Sakshi Malik, Commonwealth and Asian Games medalists Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat, shooter Ankur Mittal, Manu Bhakar, hockey player Neha Goyal, Rani Rampal, Monica, athletes Neeraj Chopra, boxer Amit Panghal, Vikas Krishna, Manoj Kumar More than 200 players have become entitled to pension. With the pension scheme, the players will not have to face any kind of problem even after leaving the game, which will prove to be very beneficial for them.
Players will get encouragement, sports world benefits: Bajrang
Olympic qualifier wrestler Bajrang Poonia has described the introduction of pension scheme as a better initiative. Bajrang Poonia said that this pension scheme will encourage players and they will not have to face any problem even after leaving the game. The game world is going to benefit a lot and if such schemes continue to be made for the players, then a different effect will be seen.