Sports Authority Of India Renamed As Sports India

Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore announced that more than 34 years after coming into existence, the Sports Authority of India (SAI) has been renamed as Sports India after the sports body’s governing body meeting.

The sports body organised its 50th GB meeting, where it was also decided that coaches will be given a say in decision making and the food expenses of athletes will also be increased.

Source- NDTV News

Static/Current Takeaways Important for SBI PO/Clerk Exam 2018-

  • Sports Authority of India was established in 1984.