Birendra Lakra and Amit Rohidas were awarded. Rs 2.5 crores each following the national men’s team’s notable bronze medal. Also winning feat in Tokyo while Profound Grace Ekka and Namita Toppo. They were given Rs 50 lakhs each. After the women’s side come to the semifinal.
Odisha’s hockey players were a portion of the Indian men’s and women’s groups at the Tokyo Olympics. They were felicitated by state chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik
While Birendra Lakra and Amit Rohidas. There are a grant Rs 2.5 crores each following the national men’s team. Also the memorable bronze-medal winning feat in Tokyo. Deep Beauty Ekka and Namita Toppo were given Rs 50 lakhs each. After the women’s side come to the semifinal organize for the first time in Olympics.
Patnaik gave Lakra and Rohidas offer letters for appointments. As Deputy Director of Police within the State Police department. Amid the felicitation program at the Kalinga Stadium here.
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The chief minister Naveen Patnaik lauded both groups. For their exhibitions at the Olympics. Lakra and Ekka presented Patnaik the Indian men’s and women’s group jerseys. Also, separately with the signatures of all team individuals.
The Indian men’s group won bronze with a 5-4 win over four-time champions Germany. It was India’s, first Olympic medal in hockey in 41 years. The women’s group come to the knockouts for the first time in their history. Also, in the dazed gold medal top choices for Australia to reach the semi-finals. They lost to Argentina after which they misplaced to Great Britain. Within the bronze medal match by winning. Moreover, the group finished fourth, coordinating their best-ever finish at an Olympics.