Dehradun: Sports Minister Rekha Arya said that a new sports policy has been formulated in the state to encourage sportspersons. Keeping in mind the convenience and interests of the players, further reforms will be made in the sports policy from time to time. Also, Minister Rekha Arya said that on the upcoming 29th August, the day when the National Sports Day is celebrated, Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Pushkar Singh Mukhyamantri Udyman Khiladi Unniyan Yojana will be launched by Dhami ji. Under this scheme, more than four thousand players between the age group of 8 to 14 years will be given sports scholarship of Rs. Will go
With a view to develop the sports skills of the budding players of the state of Uttarakhand and to promote their sports achievements and make them stay connected with the sports and participate in sports more diligently and to prepare the players for the future, the budding players of the state of Uttarakhand are given Under the Chief Minister’s Udyaman Upgradation Yojana, every year, 150-150 boys and girls (25-25 players of 08 to 09 years) per district, from 08 years to 14 years of age, on the basis of their ability to test the necessary battery and its efficiency. , 25-25 players from 09 to 10 years, 25-25 players from 10 to 11 years, 25-25 players from 11 to 12 years, 25-25 players from 12 to 13 years, 25-25 players from 13 to 14 years) That is, there is a plan to provide sports scholarship of Rs 1500/- per month to a total of 3900 players every year.
Regarding Sports Development Fund, Sports Minister Rekha Arya said that the Sports Department is working on an action plan. With its creation, our players of various sports will be able to meet the necessary requirements related to their sports. Committed all the time so that our players can bring laurels to the country and the state in the times to come. On this occasion, the Sports Minister played badminton with the President of USBA, Alaknanda Ashok ji and also boosted the morale of the players.