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Rana Sodhi honours ‘Golden boy’ Neeraj Chopra with Rs.2.51 crore and Para-Asian Games medalist Gurlal Singh with Rs.50 lakh cash awards

Other Olympics medalists and participants were bestowed with Rs.28.36 crore last month Chandigarh, September 8: Punjab Sports Minister Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi, on Wednesday, awarded cash prizes to Tokyo Olympic gold medalist javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra and Jakarta Para-Asian Games-2018 bronze medalist Gurlal Singh. Fulfilling the announcement made by the[Read More…]

Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports seeks MEA assistance to complete vaccination of seven athletes based overseas

Delhi 05 JUL 2021  Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports has sought the assistance of the Ministry of External Affairs to complete the Covid-19 vaccination of seven athletes and 17 support staff now based overseas. The sportspersons include javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra, who is based in Uppasala in Sweden, boxers[Read More…]

Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Kiren Rijiju launches the official Theme Song for the Indian Olympic Team to Tokyo 2020

Sports Ministry launches a nation-wide #Cheer4India campaign through various activities like quizzes, selfie points, debates and discussions on Olympics Delhi 24 JUN 2021 Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Kiren Rijiju launched the official theme song of the Indian Olympic Team of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on the[Read More…]

Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports extends the last date of submission of application till 28th June for Sports Awards 2021

Delhi 18 JUN 2021  Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports invited nominations/ applications for Sports Awards viz. Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Awards, Arjuna Award, Dronahcyara Award, Dhyan Chand Award, Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Purskar (RKPP) and Maulana Abul Kalam Azad(MAKA) Trophy for the year 2021 on 19th and 20th May, 2021.[Read More…]

Rana Sodhi inaugurates new Astroturf project worth Rs. 4.50 crore at Olympian Surjeet Hockey Stadium

Also appoints Olympian Rajinder Singh Junior as Chief Hockey Coach to promote this sport in the state Releases poster of pro-hockey league to be played after upgradation of stadium Says, Captain government committed to ensuring world class sports infrastructure in the state Project entails international hockey astroturf, sprinkler and tubewell[Read More…]

Sports Minister launches Central Athlete Injury Management System for training of athletes for Olympics 2024 and beyond

Delhi 11 JUN 2021  Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Kiren Rijiju launched the Central Athlete Injury Management System (CAIMS), a first-of-its-kind initiative by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports for streamlining the sports medicine and rehabilitation support offered to the athletes. The core committee of CAIMS[Read More…]

TOPS sanctions tennis player Rohan Bopanna’s participation in tournaments from January to June at cost of approximately 30 lakhs

Delhi 24 MAY 2021  Indian tennis men’s doubles player Rohan Bopanna has had his proposal to play 11 tournaments from January to June 2021 accompanied with his coach Scott Davidoff and physio Gaurang Shukla sanctioned by the Mission Olympic Cell in a meeting held earlier today. Bopanna is currently ranked[Read More…]

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