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Union Government merged Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyaan with Khelo India

Union Government merged Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyaan with Khelo India

Author: S.Manikandaprabhu Posted On : 23rd April 2016

The Union Government has merged Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan(RGKA), launched by the UPA government, with the Khelo India programme fordevelopment of sports. Two other sport projects, Urban Sports Infrastructure Scheme(USIS) and National Sports Talent Search Scheme (NSTSS), launched by theCongress-led UPA regime have also been absorbed under Khelo India.

Khelo India is based on Gujarat's model of Khel Mahakumbh,in which schools and colleges from different parts of the country participatein about 27 disciplines. Similarly, the Sports Authority of Gujarat (SAG)organises summer camps under this project every year.

About Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan was a centrally sponsored schemelaunched on 21 February 2014 in place of erstwhile Panchayat Yuva Krida aurKhel Abhiyan (PYKKA).

PYKKA is a rural sports initiative introduced by theMinistry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India to promote youth andsocial development through sports.

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan aimed at constructing sportscomplexes in each block and exclusively both for outdoor and indoor sportsdiscipline for 5 years.

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