Source: News Bharati English14 Nov 2016 17:24:37


New Delhi,Nov 14 : To discuss the forthcoming challenges in the field of Sports, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports has convened a day- long Conference of Ministers and Secretaries of the states /UTs in- charge of Youth Affairs and Sports in New Delhi on 15 November.

On this occasion Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Vijay Goel will be the chief guest for inaugural session. During this one day conference Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy and Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore are also schedule to address the gathering.

During this one day symposium the key issues like Khelo India, Funding of State Federations, Implementation of Sports Code, Sports in concurrent list, Promotion of excellence in sports, Talent Search, Integration of education with sports, sports quota in jobs and welfare of athletes and Maintenance of SAI Centers, Skill Development programs for Coaches will be discussed.

Government will initiate the discussion on achieving better synergy among activities of Youth Organisations (NYKS, NSS, NCC, Scouts & Guides, Indian Red Cross Society, Eco Clubs) as well as between these Organisations and Government Ministries/Departments.