Melaka Allocates RM140,000 Incentive To Excellent KL2017 State Athletes 

Tarikh kemaskini: 30/08/2017

MELAKA, Aug 30 (Bernama) -- The Melaka state government has allocated RM140,000 as incentive to athletes of the state who delivered medals at 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games (KL2017).

Melaka Chief Minister Datuk Seri Idris Haron said athletes who obtained gold would receive an incentive of RM8,000 with RM5,000 for silver and RM3,000 for bronze.

"The reward is an appreciation of those who represented the nation apart from encouraging athletes to raise their performance.

"So far, a total of 30 Melaka athletes were recorded to have won medals at the biennial meet," he told a media conference after chairing a state executive council meeting in Seri Negeri, Ayer Keroh here today.