Lahore: Chairman WAPDA Lt Gen Muzammil Hussain (Retd) has announced to give Rs 25 lakh each to Olympians Arshad Nadeem and Talha Talib for their brilliant performances at the Tokyo Olympics.
A ceremony in honor of both the Olympians took place at the WAPDA house. Both athletes thanked WAPDA for supporting.
“I thank Chairman WAPDA for honoring me. WAPDA is a platform that gives players a chance all over Pakistan and I have come this far due to their facilities,” Arshad said.
“Thanks to WAPDA Sports Board for this. To date, the players have not received such a big prize. I will continue to make Pakistan’s name proud all over the world,” Talha said.
Meanwhile, WAPDA also announced 0.5 Million for Arshad Nadeem’s coach Fayyaz Bukhari.