Eyeing More Olympic Medals, Haryana Govt To Set Up 22 Sports Nurseries Across The State


Sports persons have brought several medals to the country in the last few international sporting event. Now, with an aim to prepare athletes for Olympics and other international competitions, Haryana government is establishing sports nurseries in each of the 22 districts to impart training to school children in their chosen sport.

 

These children would also be provided monthly scholarship of up to Rs 2,000. Schools or institutes operating the nurseries would be provided Rs 1.25 lakh for sports equipment and other expenses, this was stated by sports and youth affairs minister Anil Vij on Sunday. 

Content by: indiatimes.com

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