India and Japan to sign MOU for Cooperation in Sports

India and Japan has decided to exchange sports persons, coaches, experts and administrators to improve the standard of the game between both nations. Both the nations has also agreed to play some friendly matches before the Under 17 World Cup tournament, as India is going to host the Under 17 World Cup tournament

The decision has been taken during a meeting between both the countries delegates. The meeting is led by the Mr. Hase Hiroshi, Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan and the Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs & Sports, Mr. Sarbananda Sonowal

Indian minister has also got the invitation for attending World Forum on Sport and Culture” to be held in October 2016 in Tokyo. Hiroshi also informed that the Shinzo Abe-led government has launched a programme named ‘Sport For Tomorrow‘ to promote sports among more than 10 million people in 100 nations between 2014 and 2020.

So let’s discuss some questions related to this post :
1. Name the country with which India has signed an MoU for corporation in sports ?
2. The World Forum on Sport and Culture to be held in October 2016 at which place ?

Courtesy : Business Standard


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