Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has announced price money of Rs.1 crore each for every player of the national cricket team, as a reward for winning their maiden Champions Trophy on Sunday.
The Pakistani team received a heroes’ welcome on Tuesday upon returning from England.
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif announced a cash reward of Rs 1 crore to each player. Sharif has also organised a grand reception for the team.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) also announced a cash bonus of Rs 2.9 crore (Pakistani rupee) to the team as part of the contract, besides giving a cash bonus of Rs 1 crore to every player.
Pakistani real estate tycoon Riaz Malik also announced a cash prize of Rs 1 lakh and promised a plot to every player.
Pakistan will also receive more than Rs 20 crore from the International Cricket Council as Champions Trophy prize money.