Telangana CM KCR on Telangana Formation Day invited Boxer Nikhat Zareen and Amateur Shooter Esha Singh for special lunch with their families at Pragathi Bhavan. He handed them both Rs. 2 crores reward money and residential plots.
Nikhat Zareen remembered that she got inspired by his gesture of giving her Rs. 50 lakhs reward money and encouraging her to do well at 2014 Independence day event. She thanked him and said that her father Jameel Ahmed as been key for her success.
She asked the Telangana CM to keep encouraging sports in the state. Esha Singh family thanked the government for their support and shared their happiness about receiving rewards from the government.
CM KCR said that the Telangana government takes pride in such achievers and they will give all kinds of support to the players. He congratulated Nikhat and Esha for their gold medals on International stage.