Sakshi Malik disenchanted over not given Arjuna award | Extra sports activities Information

CHANDIGARH: Ignored for the Arjuna award, Olympic bronze medallist wrestler Sakshi Malik took to social media to specific her disappointment.
Malik, already a recipient of ‘Khel Ratna’ – nation’s highest sporting honour – had utilized for Arjuna however her case was rejected by the Sports activities Ministry after the awards committee left it to minister’s discretion.
Weightlifter Mira Bai Chanu’s software was additionally rejected as she has additionally acquired the ‘Khel Ratna’ prior to now.
“Honourable Prime Minister @narendramodi jee and honourable sports activities minister @kirenrijiju jee. I’m honoured that I’ve been conferred with the Khel Ratna. Each participant desires of getting all of the awards. The athletes toil laborious. I, too have a dream that I get Arjuna award. What number of medals ought to I win to get it. Or I cannot get it in my wrestling profession,” she tweeted in Hindi on Saturday.
Malik has been struggling very badly since her Rio exploits. Go away apart producing outcomes on the worldwide stage, she is even struggling to get previous upcoming kids in her class.
Twice she misplaced to Sonam Malik in the course of the trials for worldwide tournaments.
Malik had additionally claimed not too long ago that she has received solely assurances by the state authorities regardless of doing properly.
“Up to now, I’ve not received a plot (land) nor has a job been given to me. I had met the Sports activities Minister and the Chief Minister earlier, however solely received assurances,” Malik had stated on Thursday.
Haryana House Minister Anil Vij, nonetheless, rejected the declare.
“We gave a cheque of Rs 2.5 crore the day she landed in India (after the Olympics occasion),” he has stated.

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