First edition of Khelo India University Games to be held in Odisha
The first edition of Khelo India University Games has been
scheduled to be held at the Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT)
University in Bhubaneswar.
The University Games provides a platform for young students
to showcase their sports talent.
The games are aimed to further nourish the
talents of the youth.
Khelo India University Games:A fact file
Khelo India University Games is an initiative of the
Government of India to empower the sports sector. It aims to mould the future
of budding sports stars in India.
The games will be held from 22 February to 1
Union Minister of Sports Kiren Rijiju and Chief Minister of Odisha
Naveen Patnaik unveiled the logo and jersey of Khelo India University Games at
the launching ceremony of the event that was held at Bhubaneswar on 7 January