She said that he had done the country and Tamil Nadu proud as the team clinched silver in the final.
    
"As you are aware, I had announced the enhancement of financial reward for sportspersons winning a Commonwealth Silver Medal to Rs 30 lakh in December 2011,” Jayalalitha said in a letter to Singh.

“You will now be eligible to receive this cash incentive. I congratulate you and all those who have contributed to your success and wish you many more such laurels on behalf of the country and Tamil Nadu in future," she added in the letter.

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