The general secretary of Pakistan Circle-style Kabaddi Association, Muhammad Sarvar Butt, also termed the developments as a farce and said only ‘official’ teams from Sierra Leone, Azerbaijan and Iran are in the country for the event.
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said India had no role in granting the visa after a 60-member contingent went to Lahore for the World Kabaddi Championship.
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The sports and external affairs ministries have not granted any permission to any team, which is mandatory while representing the country at any international event, a source said.
The first edition of Khelo India University Games will have 176 varsities participate from February 22 to March 1.
Leander Paes feels tennis needs to have people like former cricketer Rahul Dravid and former badminton player Pullela Gopichand for the sport to develop in the country.
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Sports Authority of India and Hockey India announced the establishment of the high performance hockey centres in seven different locations across India.
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said that the Khelo India University Games will help in strengthening sports at the university level in India.
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said that National Sports Federations will get funds if needed after the central government slashed their budget by 55 crore.
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Incentives for sportspersons, funds for National Sports Federations were cut as Khelo India programme was given a substantial hike in Budget 2020.
Kiren Rijiju said he has asked sports federation to ensure India make the top ten in medals at the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics.
Rani Rampal, captain of the Indian women's hockey team, handed an out-of-turn promotion by the Sports Authority of India to honour her being named the World Games Athlete of the Year.
Manchester United confirmed the signing of Portugal midfielder Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon, as defender Marcos Rojo completed a move to Estudiantes in his native Argentina.
Manchester United signed Portuguese international midfielder Bruno Fernandes for a deal worth upto 80 million euros from Sporting Lisbon.
Tata Motors, Tata Chemicals, Tata Power and Tata Croma will pool resources and expertise to build electric cars, batteries, charging stations and recycling facilities.
Officials have also announced that all schools will extend their Lunar New Year holiday to mid-February and civil servants have been told to work from home.
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