PUTRAJAYA, April 12 (Bernama) -- The Perlis Contingent targets 14 gold, 15 silver and 10 bronze medals as host of the 17th Malaysia Games (SUKMA) on May 25 to June 4.
Menteri Besar Azlan Man said the target was realistic based on the performances of the athletes in the state.
"We will provide incentives to the athletes who win gold medals but the amount is secret," he told reporters after a dinner and handing over of cheques for the sports festival at a hotel here, last night.
Perlis landed a sponsorship of RM5.5 million from corporate companies for SUKMA.
On the preparation of Perlis to host SUKMA, Azlan said, to date, 95 percent of the infrastructure had been completed.....