Without delay in the disbursement of reward money to players, says Kiren Rijiju
SONIPAT (Haryana): In an attempt to raise the morale of the players, the government has decided to give 'reward money' to the athletes who make it great in international events as soon as possible.
The government has decided to award the reward money to athletes who win at international events, as soon as possible. This will help boost the morale of the players and inspire them to achieve more. Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju He said Wednesday.
During your visit to the Indian Sports Authority ( UPS ) center in Sonipat, inspected Archery Academy and interacted with national and international players. He also visited the mess, the lodge, the pool and the downtown gym.
Rijiju explained the government's plan to develop India as a sports nation and attract more athletes in the country.
Our motive is to create a sports culture in the country. Our sports facilities must be worldwide so that in the future athletes can find opportunities in sports. We are also trying to give work to athletes in the public and private sectors, Rijiju said.
Talking about the situation of sports in newly formed union territories -- Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh, he said: "The government is also working on improving the condition of sports in the newly-formed union territory of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh. We will develop synthetic tracks in Ladakh which is located at the height of nearly 12,000 feet. Along with that, the government will also recognise ice hockey as a sport. In the Ladakh region, the government has also proposed an Archery Academy."