Sports Sector Gets the Infrastructure Status- Important [ Current Affairs - Sports ]
The Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports Affairs proposed addition of sports in the coordinated master list of infrastructure sub-sectors. Union Ministry of Finance gave approval.The Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports Affairs had moved this proposal to address insufficiency of sports infrastructure.
- The decision becomes important for earning long-term financial support as available to other infrastructure projects.
- Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports Affairs provides Sports Stadia and Infrastructure for Training/Research in sports and sports related activities.
- Would inspire private investment and have sports contribute to the economy.
- Help in promotion of health and fitness of the citizens of the India.
- Make country can a sporting power in future.
- Provide employment in the new and exciting sectors.
- Published on: October 5, 2016