First Gramin Khel Mahotsav to be held next month in Delhi.
- Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel announced that the first Gramin Khel Mahotsav will be held from 25th to 31st of next month in New Delhi.
- Addressing a press conference in the national capital, Goel said the games will be held in five sports disciplines ;
4. Volley Ball and
- He said a need has been felt to deepen the sports culture among the rural youth.
- The Sports Minister said this festival will help participation of rural youth in large numbers in popular sports and encourage them to achieve excellence and adopt healthy life style.
- These games are intended to act as a catalyst to promote sports in rural areas across the country and will be replicated in other states and union territories as well.
- In order to capture the popular imagination and encourage the youth of Delhi to take keen interest in sports, renowned wrestlers;
1. Sushil Kumar,
2. Yogeshwar Dutt and
3. Geeta Phogat
are being invited to participate in demonstration matches.
Quick Question for Bank PO/ IBPS Exams 2016-17:
Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel announced that the first Gramin Khel Mahotsav will be held from 25th to 31st of next month in which city?
- New Delhi.