Kathmandu, March 17
Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has announced a cash prize of Rs 300,000 for each member of the Nepal cricket team that got qualified for the World Cup Qualifiers after winning 11 of the last 12 matches of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup League 2.
Prime Minister Dahal made the announcement on his social media accounts on Friday morning, after Nepal won the last of the League 2 matches against the UAE in Kathmandu on Thursday, ensuring the World Cup Qualifiers berth.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Dahal said he directed officials to instal modern floodlights and scoreboards at the TU cricket ground.
He also expressed his commitment that the government would make arrangements to complete the construction of cricket stadiums in Mulpani of Kathmandu and Bharatpur of Chitwan.