Hon.Minister of Sports Rajyawardhan Rathore has announced scholarship of Rs.5 lakh for next 8 years for 1000 players selected from Khelo India . This is major step in promotion of sports at grassroots by Government.
It would encourage many aspiring sportsmen to pursue the sports they love passionately and make a career in it .
Indian sports men needed the strong support from Government to play without worrying for livelihood .
The decision could boost India’s prospect at International sports events multifold.