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Khelo India Program Revamped by Union Government

The Union Cabinet has given its nod to revamp ‘Khelo India-National Programmer for Development of Sports’ scheme.

Khelo India Program Revamped by Union Government

Highlights of the program

  • The new plan will involve Sports for all and Sports for excellence.
  • It aims at impacting the entire sporting ecosystem, with wide-ranging interventions
  • It will focus on mainstreaming sport as a tool for individual development and community development.
  • An annual scholarship of 5 lakh rupees for 8 consecutive years will be given to ach athlete selected under the scheme shall receive
  • It will cover about 200 million children in the age group of 10-18 under a massive national physical fitness drive. 
  • It will create an active population with a healthy lifestyle.
Khelo India Program Revamped by Union Government Khelo India Program Revamped by Union Government Reviewed by insiya yadav on September 20, 2017 Rating: 5

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