The Khelo India Center of Excellence is being started by the Sports and Youth Welfare Department in Bilaspur from the next year. The center will be a residential sports academy, in which children of hockey, athletics and archery will be given free training in sports. State level sports academy is being started by the Sports Department in Bilaspur as well as Raipur. In which sports training of hockey, athletics and archery will be provided. The sports department will provide housing, food, educational expenses, sports apparel, playing insects, accident insurance, sports training facilities free of cost to the children, who will get admission in sports academies of Raipur and Bilaspur. In this regard, Deputy Collector and Senior Sports Officer-in-charge, Ms. Rajni Bhagat, told here today that the sports girls of the district who are up to 17 years of age, who are willing to enter the sports academy of Bilaspur or Raipur. They fill their name, father’s name, date of birth, full address, mobile number, sports name, consent letter of their guardian and other information in the prescribed form, Mr. Subodh Singh Mobile no. 9669699490, Shri Ashok Yadav Mobile no. 8319812578 and for the development block Mungeli can be registered in the office of Sports and Youth Welfare Department Room Karmak 241, Collectorate Mungeli and register themselves till 13 February.
He told that for the admission in the academy of Raipur and Bilaspur, boys and girls in the age group of 9 to 17 years, who are interested in hockey, athletics, archery and want to get sports training by staying in Bilaspur or Raipur regularly, in the selection process Can be included. The district level selection trial month will be held in the third or fourth week of February. Whose information will be given separately. He informed that the selected boys and girls in the district level selection trial will be included in the state level selection trial. The maximum number of participating players will be 10 boys 10 girls in hockey, 12 boys 12 girls in athletics and 06 boys 06 girls in archery. In the state level selection trial, selected boys and girls will be given admission in the academy in the event of eligibility and other qualifications and free sports training, education, accommodation and food will be arranged for them.