Manipur CM Biren Singh announced to provide team midfielder, Shanglakpam Nilakanta Sharma, a state government job along with a cash reward of Rs 75 lakh.
The Manipur Hockey said that It was a moment of celebration for the country and for Manipur as well that India defeated Germany by 5-4 goals in the match for third place in Tokyo.
Gyanendro was accorded to the chair of president, Hockey India during the 10th Hockey India Congress held on November 6 at New Delhi.
Gyanendro Ningombam was newly appointed as officiating president of Hockey India.
Ningombam was named the officiating president of Hockey India in an Executive Board meeting held on Friday.
Ningombam served as general secretary of the erstwhile Manipur Hockey Association, presently senior vice president of Manipur Hockey and Hockey India