Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X

Sports Minister felicitates Kho-Kho teams for winning gold in South Asian Games

By Pti
Sports Minister felicitates Kho-Kho teams for winning gold in South Asian Games

New Delhi, Dec. 5: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Thursday felicitated the men's and women's kho-kho teams which had won a gold medal each at the ongoing South Asian Games in Nepal.

The players, coaches and officials of the national federation called on Rijiju to share their success story in the regional multi-sporting event.

Rijiju congratulated the teams and said, "Indigenous games are a priority for the sports ministry. The government will ensure all support to kho-kho and other games as well.

"My vision is to take indigenous games to the international level and also have organised leagues for all of them," he added.

Kho-Kho Federation of India President Sudhangshu Mittal said, "This is the first time that Kho-Kho as a sport is being viewed with such interest by the government."

For Quick Alerts
Subscribe Now
For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS
For Daily Alerts

Story first published: Thursday, December 5, 2019, 22:20 [IST]
Other articles published on Dec 5, 2019
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Mykhel sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Mykhel website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more