Re: Male or female? (Asian games)
Here is the money she did receive before her disqualification.
TN Govt announces cash award to Santhi Soundarajan
Chennai, Dec 11. (PTI): The Tamil Nadu Government on Sunday announced Rs 15 lakh cash award to Santhi Soundarajan, who bagged the silver medal in the 800m race in Asian Games underway in Doha.
An order to this effect was issued by Chief Minister M Karunanidhi, an official release said.
The cash award had been sanctioned recognising the feat of Santhi, despite hailing from a poor family, it said.
Unheralded Santhi picked up the silver clocking 2 minutes, 3.16 seconds behind Mariam Yusuf Jamal of Bahrain on Saturday.
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