Jharkhand Government Plans to set up Sports University
Jharkhand Government is now intending to set up a Sports University to promote sport activities in the state. As per the sources around 32 per cent of the state’s population is comprised of youths and they can make their career in sports, besides education once the University would be established. Jharkhand has a multi-sports complex in Ranchi but it was not functioning in a proper manner.
Deepak Kumar Singh, an International Swimmer who has put forward the proposal said, that they have plan to train and develop 17 sports events including a well-equipped gym, judo, karate, tennis, billiards in three phases to produce international level sportspersons.