Pune:Sahara, as the main sponsor, has given Hockey India a total of Rs 1.78 Crores since November. How has that money been spent?
Sources say that money has been spent on paying:
- An overdraft that Hockey India inherited from the old Federation (sum not known)
- A 25-lakh-rupee loan from the Indian Olympic Association
- Foreign trips for the men's and women's teams (May 2009 onwards) to Argentina, Bangkok, Boston, Canada, China, Europe, Kazakh, Myanmar, Singapore, Malaysia.