GUWAHATI/KOKRAJHAR: Financial help and support are pouring in for Angkushita Boro a day after the 17 year old pugilist from Dhekiajuli struck gold in the AIBA's youth women world boxing championship on Sunday.
The Assam government has announced ₹10 lakh for her while AGP has paid her a cheque of ₹2 lakh. Former chief minister PK Mahanta has promised her one month's salary.
On the other hand, BTAD chief Hagrama Mohilary will felicitate her with ₹5 lakh at a huge public function at KDSA stadium on Wednesday.
BTC sports department has already announced ₹2 lakh just before she went to the ring to take on her Russian rival.
Rajya Sabha MP Biswajit Daimary,UG Brahma, ex-Rajya Sabha MP, Rajib Brahma, BTC executive member extended their best greetings to the gold medalist Boxer Angkushita Boro for her excellent performance in the world boxing event defeating Russian bout.