Haryana

Anurag Thakur congratulates Haryana for the successful organization of KIYG 2021

Panchkula, June 14
Speaking on the occasion, Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Anurag Singh Thakur congratulated Haryana for the successful organization of Khelo India Youth Games 2021. He said that the 12 national records made in Khelo India show how successful the event has been. “Tokyo Olympics has been India’s best Olympics, as Haryana’s lad Neeraj Chopra won gold for the country. In the World Boxing Championships also, we have finished third.  Haryana is the sporting super power of India.  Our endeavor is to take traditional sports to the international level,” said Anurag Thakur. He said that in sports, Haryana’s Unnati Hooda has won the game by defeating the country’s number one player. Thakur said that the vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is to give maximum opportunities to the sports persons. He said that Khelo India 2022 and Khelo India University Games 2022 will also be held soon.