Modi government’s big gift to sports minister (Courtesy-News18 Hindi)
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said – financial assistance needed to find and craft talent from far-flung areas
- Last Updated:November 14, 2020, 3:11 PM IS
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said, “It is necessary to support such institutions so that talent can be searched and polished from far flung areas”. He said, “Through this, all academies, especially private academies trying to improve the infrastructure will be helped.”
Olympic medalist shooter Gagan Narang said on this, “This is a step towards boosting the morale of private academies. This will help them to build world-class infrastructure even further.” Gagan Narang also runs the private academy ‘Gun for Glory’.
National Badminton Coach Pullela Gopichand thanked the government and Sports Authority of India and said that this is an important step forward.