Published: April 16, 2020 5:26:45 pm
26/11 hero auctions his marathon medals to raise funds for fight against COVID-19
Former marine commando Praveen Teotia suffered multiple injuries during an operation in 2008 but went on to become a marathon runner. He’s now auctioning his medals to raise funds for the battle against COVID-19.
After Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked for a contribution to the relief fund, I decided to auction 40 of my medals on online platforms. I have already managed to sell two of them and received a sum of Rs 2 lakh. It has been deposited in PM-CARES relief fund,” Teotia told the indianexpress.com
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