The Assam Government has decided to provide jobs to National Games medalists. Replying to a question in Legislative Assembly today, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that along with Olympics, Asian and Commonwealth games medalists the medal winners in National Games would also get government job.
The Chief Minister mentioned that all those who won medals in National Games so far for Assam would be given Sports Pension by the State Government. Mr. Sarma hoped that this decision would help the sportspersons of the state. The Chief Minister also announced that the house would send a goodwill message to boxer Lovlina Borgohain who will vying for medal in Tokyo Olympics.