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Govt spent ₹7 crore on Neeraj Chopra's training, procured 177 javelins: SAI
short by Anmol Sharma / on Saturday, 14 August, 2021
Sports Authority of India has revealed the government spent ₹7 crore on Neeraj Chopra's training ahead of Tokyo Olympics, where the javelin thrower won a gold medal. Neeraj was provided 450-day foreign training and he spent 1,167 days at national coaching camp at NSNIS Patiala. The government procured 177 javelins and also bought a javelin throw machine worth ₹74.28 lakh.
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