Agencies, New Delhi
Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore on Tuesday announced to release a fund of Rs 2 lakh for national level archer Gohela Boro, who has been suffering from a degenerative disease.
The amount will be sanctioned from the National Welfare Fund of Sportsperson.
Boro has won 72 medals, which includes 34 golds at national, state and district level.
She was however, diagnosed with Systematic Lupsus Erythematosus (SLE) and Anti Nautrophil Cytoplasmic (ANCA), a rare autoimmune disease, in November 2016 due to which her toes and fingers started decaying.