GAIL (India) Limited has offered Rs. 1 lakh in immediate Relief to Shanti Soundararajan, winner of the Asian Games Silver Medal. GAIL (India) Limited took this step following a Times of India report about the former Asian Games Medal winner having to work as a labourer. An officer of GAIL met Shanti Soundrarajan and conveyed the decision of the Company regarding the relief. GAIL has granted this relief on purely humanitarian considerations and its decision has no reflection on the issues of the case.