The Union Sports Ministry has given a examine of Rs 4 lakh to ill-fated soccer knowledgeable Novi Kapadia for his medical wants. Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju gave this data by tweeting.
He stated, 'A examine of 4 lakh rupees was given to well-known soccer knowledgeable Novi Kapadia for medical necessity. With this, the Ministry of Human Resources will likely be requested to begin their pension. The provisions of the Delhi University Welfare Fund will likely be amended in order that its advantages attain extra individuals.
It is noteworthy that Novi Kapadia, a former professor on the University of Delhi, is ailing and isn’t receiving his pension since he retired two years in the past, as a result of which he’s going through issues. <! –
In the media, information of Novi's sickness and his not getting pension got here to prominence after which the Sports Ministry took cognizance of this and supplied a examine of Rs 4 lakh to Novi for his medical wants.