The Union Minister for Sports Vijay Goel laid the foundation stone of the country’s first centre of excellence for differently abled sportsmen at Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
The centre is proposed with an estimate of 50 crores rupees and will provide World class facilities such as indoor halls, dedicated tracks and 100 bedded hostel where para athletes will be trained for various international competitions including Paralympics.
The Minister also inaugurated a sports training centre at Sports Authority of India campus in Gandhinagar. Around 50 differently abled sportspersons between age group 8-12 will be imparted training in Athletics, Swimming and power lifting at the training centre. So, let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
Q1. Name the Place, where Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel has laid the foundation stone of the country’s first centre of excellence for differently abled sportsmen , recently?
Ans1. Gandhinagar, Gujarat
Source- All India Radio (AIR News)