CWG 2022 stars showered with lakhs, IOA honored the medalists with cash prizes

India had won a total of 61 medals in the Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022 and finished fourth. A total of 22 gold medals, 16 silver and 23 bronze medals came in India’s account.

The medal winners were felicitated at the IOA’s special program at Ashoka Hotel, Delhi.

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Indian athletes are being respected ever since their stellar performance in the Commonwealth Games 2022. Medal winners are being honored in their respective states. Prime Minister Narendra Modi also met the winners and praised their performance. Now the Indian Olympic Association has rewarded all the medal winners along with honors. The IOA on Saturday 13 August gave cash prizes to all the 61 medalists of CWG 2022, in which the gold medalists got Rs 20 lakh each.

India won a total of 61 medals this time in the Commonwealth Games held in Birmingham from July 29 to August 8. Out of this, 22 gold medals came in the country’s bag, while 16 silver and 23 bronze medals were also won by Indian players. India got the maximum 6 gold medals in wrestling, while golden success was also achieved in sports like athletics and lawn balls.