Ice Hockey Association of India
The 25-member ice hockey squad needed Rs 20 lakh ($40,530) to compete in the International Ice Hockey Federation Challenge Cup in Kuwait. With no sign of funding, the team took to social media last week for help. It's disgraceful that a national team had to do so simply represent the country. Fortunately, though, the outcome of the crowdfunding campaign was heartening.
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