AIZAWL: Hockey star Lalremsiami from Mizoram is soon to be appointed as Chief Coach under Sports and Youth Services department.
Chief Minister of Mizoram Zoramthanga took to Twitter on Thursday to make the announcement.
Earlier, the state government had also announced a government job and house plot in her hometown for her participation in the Olympics.
Even though the Indian women's hockey team couldn't secure a medal, the did manage to secure a place in the hearts of the people with their power-packed performance at the international event.
The 21-year-old Lalremsiami from created history by becoming the first female player from the state to be qualified for the Olympics.
With her spot in the game, she also became the Olympian from the state after a gap of 25 years.
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