Government to Launch National Sports Talent Search System
While addressing the first joint sitting of Parliament, President of India promised to facilitate development and promotion of sports, particularly rural sports, and said it will launch a National Sports Talent Search System.
The President said children and youth of the country need avenues of recreation that develop them constructively and keep them fit.
“My government will launch a ‘National Sports Talent Search System’. It will facilitate development and promotion of Indian sports, particularly rural sports.
“Sports will be popularised by making it an integral part of the school curriculum and providing educational incentives,” he said
Maintaining that India is the world’s oldest civilisation and today it is also a country with the largest population of the youth, the President said government must equip and nurture the youth with the right kind of education, skill-set and opportunity to reap this demographic dividend..Read More