Additional RM100,000 For Bronze Medalist
Datuk Seri Mohd Najib Razak also announced an additional RM100,000 on top of the existing RM100,000 reward for the Rio Paralympic bronze medal winner, Siti Noor Radiah Ismail.
He said the government will fulfil its promise to award RM1 million to each of the three 2016 Rio Paralympics gold medallists.
The 22-year-old Siti Radiah soared to 5.20 metre on her third attempt at the Rio Olympic Stadium to improve on her own Asian record of 5.10 metre set at the Asian Games two years ago.
For the Rio Olympic and Paralympic coaches, they will received 30 percent from the total incentives that received by both game medallist.