Paralympian Deepa Malik to get 4 crores from Haryana government
The Haryana government has announced a cash reward of Rs four crore for Paralympian Deepa Malik.
Malik has made history by becoming the first Indian woman to win a medal at the Paralympics.
She won a silver at the women's shot-put event at the Rio Paralympics.
Deepa is from Haryana and government will award her under the new sports policy of the state.
With Deepa's win, India has won three medals so far in Rio.