Minister Rijiju Assures To Repay Tax Paid For Receiving Medal
Union Sports Minister Kiran Rijiju has assured chess player Srinath Narayanan a refund of the tax that he paid to receive the gold medal, which he had won at the FIDE Online Chess Olympiad. Expressing his concern, Kiran said, "It was a case of misunderstanding between Customs and Courier company. The issue has been resolved." Reportedly, Srinath paid Rs 6300 as a tax to get his medal.
Tags: Kiran Rijiju, Srinath Narayanan, FIDE, Olympiad, Chess
Courtesy: The Times Of India