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Khelo India Scheme Extended Till 2025-26

Mar 22, 2021 PTI

'An amount of Rs 8750 crore has been estimated as financial implication of the new Khelo India Scheme (2021-22 to 2025-26)'

Sports Budget Takes INR 230.78 Crore Cut In Olympics Year, Flagship Khelo India Sees Biggest Reduction

Feb 01, 2021 PTI

In the last financial year, the government had allocated Rs 2826.92 crore for sports, which was later revised to Rs 1800.15 crore because of the lack of activity caused by the pandemic

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju Inaugurates 8 Khelo India State Centre Of Excellence

Khelo India has become a brand, Rijiju said, adding that everybody, including boys and girls want to be part of the programme

Kiren Rijiju Shares Massive Plan To Employ Retired Sportspersons

Dec 08, 2020 PTI

Kiren Rijiju urged the corporate houses to come together to help create a sports-loving society

Fake Khelo India Advertisement: Three Arrested In Uttar Pradesh For Duping Grassroot-Level Athletes

The advertisement invited applications from athletes to take part in the Khelo India Games scheduled to be held in Panchkula in Haryana in 2021.

04 November, 2020

SAI Demands Probe After Several Athletes Duped Through False Khelo India Advertisement

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The apex body has managed to get the bank details of the culprit and demanded an immediate probe into the matter.

26 August, 2020

India Plans BRICS Games During Khelo India Next Year


Rijiju's announcement came after he attended a meeting of Sports Ministers of the BRICS nations (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) on Tuesday

25 July, 2020

Haryana To Host Khelo India Youth Games 2021 After Tokyo Olympics

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Sports Minister Kiren, however, said that an official announcement of the dates for the 2021 Khelo Games will be made only after the Tokyo Games

19 June, 2020

Sports Ministry To Establish 1000 District-level Khelo India Centres


The Khelo India Centres will either be run by a past champion or have them as a coach

07 March, 2020

Coronavirus: Srinagar Mayor Calls For Cancellation Of Khelo India Winter Games


Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has reached Kashmir to inaugurate the Khelo India Winter Games, which would continue till Wednesday

07 March, 2020

Govt Refuses To Relent, Begins Khelo India Winter Games In Kashmir Amid Coronavirus Scare

Naseer Ganai

J&K government spokesman Rohit Kansal said there was no need to worry about the games as 100 per cent testing and screening is being conducted


11 February, 2020

Gulmarg To Host National Winter Games From March 7


"There will be 30 events under four disciplines including snowboarding, snow skiing, cross country and snow show in which players from across the country would participate," the spokesman said

24 January, 2020

Sports Ministry To Hire Around 1500 Coaches To Fill Up Vacancies: Kiren Rijiju


Kiren Rijiju also said that his ministry is trying to ensure that athletes get the required diet at all training centres

20 June, 2019

Talents Must Be Scouted From Across India To Strengthen Our Sports Culture, Feels President Ram Nath Kovind

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President Ram Nath Kovind also revealed that that 'Khelo India Programme' would be widened to boost India's sports.

09 January, 2019

'Bas 5 Minute Aur': Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore's Challenge Is Mighty Impressive – WATCH

Rathore, an Olympic silver medallist in shooting, urged India's leading athletes and actors to share their childhood stories.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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