Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan felicitated 3 sports talents in Bhubaneswar. On behalf of ONGC he gave 8 lakh cheque to Chess player Saina Salonika. Besides, the Minister also felicitated two others Sneha Soren and Juli Dalabehera for winning gold in Common Wealth games.
On the occasion Pradhan said, ‘there is no scarcity of Odia sports talents. If they will get adequate support then they can make state proud’.