Asian Games Bronze Medal winner for Kurash (52 Kg category), the Turmuri Girl Malaprabha Yallpa Jadhav was accorded a grand welcome on her homecoming at Belagavi.
Speaking on the occasion, Malaprabha said that the city should promote Judo and Kurash and if an academy for the same can be established there will be many others who can also win medals for the nation.
The villagers, Coach have helped me so immensely and she expressed her gratitude towards them all.
Commissioner of police said she would be awarded Rs.10,000 from the Police Department for her achievement.
Various organizations have organized her homecoming and appreciation programs.