The Odisha government signed an Expression of Intent (EOI) with the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and Athletics Federation of India (AFI) to establish a High-Performance Academy in Bhubaneswar.
The EOI was signed by Sports Secretary Vishal Kumar Dev and AFI president Adille Sumariwala and IAAF president Lord Sebastian Coe in the presence of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. An academy for athletes will be built in the Kalinga Stadium.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- Chief Minister of Odisha is Mr. Naveen Patnaik.
- The Governor of Odisha is Mr. S C Jamir.
Source- The Indian Express