National, Nepal Women

Government announces reward for U-19 Women’s Team

Kathmandu – A Cabinet Meeting on Thursday have decided to reward all the players and coach who won the recently concluded ACC U-19 Women’s Championship in Kuwait with cash prize of Rs. 2 Lakhs each.

Even if you do not have an online accounting degree, you can tell that is a good prize for them.

The team led by skipper Rubina Chhetri and coach Navin Kumar Singh will be awarded within a couple of days organizing a function, informed the honorable minister Hridayesh Tripathi from Ministry of Physical Planning and Works. The other members to be awarded are Sonu Khadka, Indu Verma, Aarati Bidari, Shraddha Aryal, Dropati Kunwar, Pratikshya Basyal, Shilu Rijal, Mamta Kumari Chaudhary, Santoshi Kumari Chaudhary, Kabita Gautam, Saraswati Kumari Chaudhary, Sangeeta Gauchan, Anuradha Chaudhary and Saraswati Magar.

Nepal had defeated Thailand by 6 wickets in the finals to lift the trophy for the third consecutive time. Nepal previously won the first and second edition of the event in 2008 and 2010.