Aizawl: The Mizoram authorities on Thursday provided a Group-A put up to hockey star Lalremsiami as an appreciation for her participation and efficiency at Tokyo Olympic.
Lalremsiami, the primary girl Olympian from Mizoram, was made a chief coach in hockey underneath the state sports activities and youth companies division, a Group-A put up within the rank of assistant director.
The announcement was made by chief minister Zoramthanga on his official Twitter deal with late Thurday evening.
“Proud to announce that Govt. of Mizoram has authorized the appointment of Ms Lalremsiami, Nationwide Hockey Participant and the one Olympian from #Mizoram on the Tokyo Olympic 2020 to the put up of Chief Coach (Hockey) Group-A put up underneath Sports activities & Youth Providers Division,” the chief minister tweeted.
Earlier on Wednesday, the state authorities had additionally allotted a home plot measuring 691.85 sq.m to Lalremsiami in her residence city Kolasib.
The land belonged to state land useful resource and water and soil dialog division.
Earlier, the state authorities had additionally introduced Rs 25 lakh money reward to Lalremsiami to honour her for her participation and efficiency on the Olympics.
Of the Rs 25 lakh, the federal government had handed over Rs 10 lakh to her mom Lalzarmawii on June 24.
Lalremsiami will arrive within the state on August 25 and will likely be accorded a state welcome upon her arrival.
State sports activities director Lalsangliana mentioned that with the august presence of the chief minister, a particular operate will likely be held at Vanapa Corridor in Aizawl on August 26 to offer Lalremsiami a heat welcome and honour her for her achievement.
“The remaining Rs 15 lakh money incentive, job appointment letter and different rewards will likely be handed over to her in the course of the ceremony,” he mentioned.
He mentioned that some organisations and individuasl may even honour Lalremsiami with rewards.
The 21-year-old star from Mizoram’s Kolasib city, which borders Assam, is thought to be the primary girl Olympian from sports-loving Mizoram.
The final Olympian from the state was archer C Lalremsanga, who represented India on the 1992 Barcelona and 1996 Atlanta Olympics.
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Lalremsanga was given a coach (grade-II) put up underneath the state authorities in appreciation of his participation at Olympic.
Lalremsiami was a part of the Indian girls’s hockey crew that participated on the Tokyo Olympics.
Nonetheless, the Indian girls’s hockey crew’s dream for the bronze medal was dashed after it misplaced for the third rank to Nice Britain by 3-4.