Tuesday, May 17Sports News Portal

Tag: #sports

Khelo India Youth Games to be held in June now

Khelo India Youth Games to be held in June now

Breaking News
Five indigenous games - Gatka, Thang-Ta, Kalaripayattu, Malkhamb and Yogasan - have been added in the latest edition to boost sports at the grassroots. After being postponed multiple times due to COVID-19 in the past year-and-a-half, the fourth edition of the Khelo India Youth Games (KIYG) will be held from June 4 to 13. The Khelo India Youth Games 2021 will be held in five cities - Panchkula, Ambala, Chandigarh, Shahabad and Delhi. Around 5,100 athletes from across the country are expected to participate in 25 sporting disciplines. Five indigenous games -- gatka, thang-ta, kalaripayattu, mallakhamb and yogasana -- have been added in the latest edition to promote these sports at the grassroots. The last edition of the Khelo India Youth Games were held in Guwahati, Assam in Janu...