Matrimonial |  Properties |  Jobs |  Classifieds |  Ask Doctor |  Live TV |  Sponsored Greetings |  Astrology  |   Red Chillies |  Exclusive |  Music |  Tribute







      Search in

Friday, July 12, 2013 2:55:04 PM (IST)  

Tamil Nadu gives sports a boost

Chennai, July 12 (IANS): In a major boost for sports in Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa has ordered setting up of badminton academies, conduct of inter-university sports meets and building a hockey stadium in Tuticorin.

In a statement issued here Friday, the government said Jayalalithaa has ordered setting up of badminton academies in Chennai, Madurai, Cuddalore, Tiruchirapalli and Dharmapuri districts at a total outlay of Rs.seven million.

The academies will train badminton players and will also take care of the expenses incurred by the sportsmen while participating in tournaments. Each academy will have video clippings of training schedules for the players to watch and improve their game.

The chief minister has also ordered conduct of sports competitions among the universities in the state.

Inter-university meets will be held for athletics, badminton, basketball, volleyball, tennis, football, hockey, kabaddi, table tennis and tennis. Similar events for private universities will also be conducted, the statement added.

With hockey being a popular sport in the port city of Tuticorin, around 600 km from here, the government has decided to build a hockey stadium with artificial turf at an outlay of Rs.70 million, it said.



Stay updated wherever you go with Daijiworld.com and Daijiworld 24X7 tv channel mobile apps.
CLICK HERE to download it for your device.
(available on Android and IOS)

 
Print this Article
Email this article to your friend
 
 
Write your Comments
 
News Title Tamil Nadu gives sports a boost
Your Name
Native Place / Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment
[Please limit your comments within 2000 characters]

You have characters left.
Disclaimer: Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. Daijiworld.com will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.

Please note that sending false messages to insult, defame, intimidate, mislead or deceive people or to intentionally cause public disorder is punishable under law. It is obligatory on Daijiworld to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request.

Hence, sending offensive comments using daijiworld will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will Daijiworld.com be held responsible.
 
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above
 
 
Published by Daijiworld Media Pvt Ltd Mangalore
Editor-in-chief : Walter Nandalike


Corporate Office :
Daijiworld Residency,
Airport Road, Bondel Post,
Mangalore - 575 008
Karnataka India
Telephone : +91-824-2982023
City Office :
First Floor,
Divya Deepa Arcade,
Bendorewell, Kankanady,
Mangalore - 575 002
Karnataka India
Telephone : +91-824-4259372
e-mail   General enquiry: office@daijiworld.com, News & Info : news@daijiworld.com

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | About Us
Copyright 2001 - 2015. All rights reserved.
Our Franchise Offices
Kishoo Enterprises, Maithri Complex, 3rd Floor,
Udupi Service Bus Stand, Udupi, Karnataka. Pin 576101
Telephone : 0091-820-4295571
e-mail : udupi@daijiworld.com
Daijiworld Middle East FZE
P.O.Box: 84772, Dubai, UAE
Tel: 971-50-6597629  Fax: 971-4-2639207
Email: dubai@daijiworld.com