Central Govt Departments to follow instructions of DOPT in appointment of sportspersons
Appointment of meritorious Sports persons in relaxation of the procedure – Overall Limitation of Appointment of Meritorious Sportspersons and all other Reservations is set to 50% of Total Vacancies under Direct Recruitment
The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs & Sports Shri Jitendra Singh has said that the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports is implementing the following Schemes which promote sports among persons with disabilities:
The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs & Sports Shri Jitendra Singh has said that Sports Authority of India (SAI) implements various Sports Promotion schemes i.e., National Sports Talent Contest (NSTC), Army Boys Sports Companies (ABSC), SAI Training Centres (STC), Special Area Games (SAG) Centres of Excellence
The Union Cabinet had last week approved a policy to promote sportspersons for excellence in international sports events. As per the policy, upto three out of turn promotions can be given in their service career for winning medals in Olympic Games, Commonwealth Games, Asian Games and World Championships.