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Khelo India Youth Games 2019

Khelo India Youth Games 2019 are being held at Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex in Pune.
Khelo India Youth Games 2019
  • Previously called as Khelo India School Games, it has been now renamed as Khelo India Youth Games.

About Khelo India Youth Games:

  • Khelo India Youth Games are held annually in January or February as the national level multidisciplinary grassroot games.
  • The games are held in two categories- under-17 years school students and under-21 college students.
  • Khelo India Youth Games are part of Khelo India programme, which was introduced to revive the sports culture in India at the grass-root level by building a strong framework for all sports played in our country and establish India as a great sporting nation.
Khelo India programme has been divided into 12 verticals, namely:
             1. Play Field Development
             2. Community Coaching Development
             3. State Level Khelo India Centres
             4. Annual Sports Competition
             5. Talent Search and Development
             6. Utilization and Creation/Upgradation of Sports Infrastructure
             7. Support to National/Regional/State Sports Academies
             8. Physical Fitness of School Children
             9. Sports For Women
           10.Promotion of Sports amongst People with Disabilities
           11.Sports for Peace and Development
           12.Promotion of Rural and Indigenous/Tribal Games

One must know:

  • Talented players identified in priority sports disciplines at various levels by the High-Powered Committee will be provided annual financial assistance of INR 5 lakh per annum for 8 years.

Question:

Q. In which city are Khelo India Youth Games 2019 being held?
a. Agra
b. Amritsar
c. Pune
d. Nagpur
Khelo India Youth Games 2019 Khelo India Youth Games 2019 Reviewed by Inderjeet Virdi on January 11, 2019 Rating: 5

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