Bhopal: After getting in-principle nod to host the Khelo India Video games, Madhya Pradesh will get formal approval from the central govt. Sources mentioned union sports activities minister Kiren Rijiju will go to Bhopal subsequent month to formally announce the internet hosting of Khelo India Video games 2022 in Madhya Pradesh.
Sources mentioned that Rijiju may also inaugurate the state-of-the-art Martial Arts Academy constructing which is being constructed on the campus of Tatya Tope Stadium.
Throughout a latest assessment assembly of sports activities division sports activities minister Yashodhara Raje Scindia had knowledgeable chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan mentioned that in-principle consent has been given by the Union authorities to arrange the Khelo India Video games for the 12 months 2022 in Bhopal.
Officers mentioned that Madhya Pradesh will present greatest services for the Khelo India Video games. “We are going to make the Video games profitable,” mentioned an official with out quoting his identify.
Sports activities minister Scindia not too long ago throughout an interplay with the media has mentioned that division is at all times able to host large occasions.
“The infrastructure MP has developed in previous one decade is excellent. We’ve made services which isn’t out there in a number of states. We’re making our presence felt in each infrastructure as nicely producing medalists. That is the explanation the state has attracted eyeballs for internet hosting large occasions,” mentioned Scindia.
She claimed that identify the sport and I offers you the identify of the medalists in that recreation from MP. “Our attain has elevated to a better stage. Regardless of having restricted assets and finances now we have achieved these milestones which continues to be a dream for a number of large states. We are going to hold doing one of the best,” mentioned Scindia.
Division has been working the martial arts academy for previous a number of years however their venues had been at totally different locations. The underneath development constructing will deliver totally different martial arts video games in identical constructing on totally different flooring, mentioned an official.
Martial artwork academy supplies world class coaching in wrestling, karate, judo, boxing, wushu, fencing and taekwondo. The academy has given 113 worldwide playes to the nation.