Steps taken by Directorate of education, Delhi Govt, to promote sports in the state
Directorate of Education, Delhi Government takes steps to promote sports in the state.
1. Several new Stadium/Sports complexes to be opened to promote sports among all ages.
Membership for sports facilities is already available in Thyagraj Stadium, Ludlow Castle Sports Complex and Chhatrasal Stadium. However, Ludlow Castle Sports Complex has been excluded as it is already full with members.
The places of operations and sports disciplines covered are as follows:
Name of Stadium/Sports Complex - Sports Discipline
Thyagraj Stadium - Athletics, Football, Tennis, Badminton, Table Tennis, Yoga.
Chhatrasal Stadium - Athletics, Football, Basketball, Table Tennis, Kabbadi, Yoga.
East Vinod Nagar Sports Complex - Athletics, Football, Table Tennis, Basketball, Volleyball.
Najafgarh Stadium - Weightlifting, Wrestling, Badminton, Basketball.
Pehladpur Sports Complex - Weightlifting, Athletics.
Pooth Kalan Sports Complex - Athletics.
Rajiv Gandhi Sports Complex, Singhu - Athletics, Wrestling, Table Tennis, Football, Basketball, Volleyball, Kabaddi, Kho-Kho.
Rajiv Gandhi Stadium, Bawana - Athletics, Wrestling, Skating, Badminton, Table Tennis, Boxing, Football, Basketball, Volleyball.
2. Delhi Government has decided to open Delhi Government Schools for academies/clubs/individuals to impart training/coaching to student players of the particular school for free of cost. Simultaneously, they would also be allowed to train and coach a maximum number of 50-student players of nearby schools.