Government of Nepal is set to provide five lakhs rupees each to the member of Nepali National Cricket team including the team manager and the coach for the superb performance during the ICC T20 World Cup held last month at Bangladesh.
Earlier after the performance of Nepali cricket team in Bangladesh government had announced to provide rupees five lakhs to players. But the cabinet meeting had not passed the proposal of providing the award to the team. The cabinet meeting on Friday passed the award money to the team.
Government will announce the date of thee program soon and will felicitate players with the cash prize organizing a program.
Nepal who had participated for the first time in the World Cup won the match against Hong Kong and Afghanistan while lost the match against the host and the test playing nation Bangladesh and failed to qualify for super ten.