PM Modi is trying to encourage young generation for Sports: Vijay Goel, Union Minister
STORY. ASHISH TIWARI
During a FIFA promotional event today in New Delhi, Union Minister of Youth Affairs & Sports Vijay Goel said that along with other sports PM Modi is trying to encourage young generation in sports such as Football, Hockey, Kho-Kho, Kabaddi and Kushti. After Cricket, Football is the most regarded sport in whole nation. Sports ministry is also expanding the support for the game.
He further said that the government is willing to make football reach to 15000 schools including millions of students. Our MPs are also contributing to attract more players towards Football, by creating Regional Football clubs in there constituency.
I am delighted and excited to become a contributor for the FIFA U-17 World Cup and making hard efforts to make the initiative a global success, he added.
FIFA U-17 World Cup will be hosted in six cities from October 6 to October 28