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Para athletes to finally receive Govt funds for training

  • Ramadani Saputra

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Tue, June 25 2019   /  12:33 am
You’re next: Indonesian National Paralympic Committee president Senny Marbun (center) hands over the 2018 Asian Para Games torch to her Chinese counterpart Zhang Haidi (third left) during the Asian Para Games closing ceremony at Madya Stadium in Jakarta on Oct. 13, 2018. The handover was witnessed by Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan (second left) and the seventh presidium of the Hangzhou Disabled Persons Federation, Wang Hong (right).(JP/Charisa Vanessa)(center) hands over the 2018 Asian Para Games torch to her Chinese counterpart Zhang Haidi (third left) during the Asian Para Games closing ceremony at Madya Stadium in Jakarta on Oct. 13, 2018. The handover was witnessed by Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan (second left) and the seventh presidium of the Hangzhou Disabled Persons Federation, Wang Hong (right).(JP/Charisa Vanessa)

You’re next: Indonesian National Paralympic Committee president Senny Marbun (center) hands over the 2018 Asian Para Games torch to her Chinese counterpart Zhang Haidi (third left) during the Asian Para Games closing ceremony at Madya Stadium in Jakarta on Oct. 13, 2018. The handover was witnessed by Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan (second left) and the seventh presidium of the Hangzhou Disabled Persons Federation, Wang Hong (right).(JP/Charisa Vanessa)The National Paralympics Committee (NPC) can breathe a sigh of relief as the Youth and Sports Ministry has vowed to distribute long-awaited training funds for 2020 ASEAN Para Games preparations.The para athletes have been training for months without the support of government funds. NPC head Senny Marbun has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the ministry, represented by development of national sports achievement official Gaj...