Karunanidhi announces cash prize for world carrom champ

March 12th, 2008 - 1:16 am ICT by admin  


Chennai, March 11 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi Tuesday evening announced a cash prize of Rs.1 million for World Carrom Champion Ilavazhagi, the daughter of a poor three-wheeler driver. “Ilavazhagi’s victory has brought fame to the state. This cash gift is being given to encourage her to achieve other, bigger victories,” said a government communiqu

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