Sports activities have got a flip in Jammu and Kashmir in the past few months and LG Manoj Sinha is taking a keen interest in making the youth of Jammu and Kashmir very interested in various fields of sports.
Recently he held a review meeting of J&K Sports Council Youth Services & Sports department and he was informed that 17.5 lakh Boys & Girls to be engaged in Sports activities across J&K this year.
In order to spread the sports activities into the rural areas, the government of Jammu and Kashmir has decided to give play fields in 1628 Panchayats across UT of Jammu and Kashmir.
The exposure to the young talent of Jammu and Kashmir is very essential and in this direction, the government of Jammu and Kashmir is going to host 17 National Events here.
LG Manoj Sinha asked his officers to adopt a multi-pronged strategy to promote sports; involve more youth from sensitive and rural areas in sports activities, so that they get a bright future.
While the national events would be organized in Jammu and kashmir there would be no lowering of guard about the covid-19 infection. LG Manoj Sinha asked his administration to include Sports coaches, sportspersons above 18 years to be included in priority groups for vaccination.
Due to the covid-19 infection, the government could not organize events and being now priority sector sports persons of Jammu and Kashmir will get vaccinated and it will be a big shield for them to go for the activities and also interact with the players from outside.