Pawan lauds Guntur Boy

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018, 02:52:31 AM IST

Janasena Party Pawan Kalyan expressed his hearty congratulations and pride to Ragala Rahul who has created quite a sensation by winning a medal for the country in the ongoing Common Wealth Games.

The Janasena Party Chief took to twitter to announce a generous cash prize for the gold medalist in the 85kg Men’s Weightlifting Category. “The country is proud of your winnings. On this occasion we would like to present a cheque of 10 lakh from Janasena. Jansena extols your victory” he wrote in his tweet.

Hailing from Guntur, 21-year-old Rahul has won the gold medal by lifting a total of 338kg (151kg+ 187kg) beating silver medalist Don Opeloge who lifted 331kg (151kg+180kg).