Khelo India Youth Games 2022
CM Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan met Union Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Shri Anurag Singh Thakur at his residence in New Delhi today and expressed his gratitude for giving in-principle consent to organise “Khelo India Youth Games 2022” in MP. . The Chief Minister made a formal announcement of organising “Khelo India Youth Games 2022” in Bhopal, the capital of Madhya Pradesh and also requested to start the newly constructed Multi Purpose Hall with central assistance at TT Nagar Stadium in Bhopal. Shri Chouhan told that a budget provision of Rs. 45 crore has been made in the current financial year for organising “Khelo India Youth Games 2022”. Shri Chouhan said that preparations for the event have been started in Bhopal. The construction work of multipurpose hall at T.T. Nagar Stadium, Bhopal is almost nearing completion. In this, assistance and cooperation is expected from the Union Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs. Shri Chouhan has also requested the Union Minister to accept the proposals of Rs.56.93 crore soon pending in the Central Government related to sports in Madhya Pradesh. These proposals mainly include construction of Bijal shooting range in Indore district, construction of synthetic athletic track in Shivpuri, Ratlam and Indore, construction of sports complex in Damoh and Agar Malwa.