Rijiju to hold 2-day video conference with sports ministers of all states, UTs

Reading Time: 2 minutes New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju will be meeting ministers in charge of the department of Youth Affairs and Sports from all states and union territories in a two-day video conference on Tuesday and Wednesday to chart out the roadmap for grassroot-level sports development as well as the activities of Nehu Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) and National Service Scheme (NSS), across the country.

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SAI sets up probe committee as 3 boxers leave NIS after flouting rules

Reading Time: < 1 minute New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) The Sports Authority of India on Saturday said it has instituted an inquiry to investigate “the circumstances leading to the alleged incident of athletes flouting the quarantine rule” at the National Institute of Sport (NIS) in Patiala. Furthermore, it said that the individuals who have violated the rules left the NIS campus on Saturday morning.

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