Delhi Cabinet Approves Sports University Bill

Delhi Cabinet, today, approved the Delhi Sports University Bill. The Delhi Sports University will be set up in Mundka.

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Delhi Cabinet Approves Sports University Bill

Delhi Cabinet has approved Sports University Bill


New Delhi: 

Delhi Cabinet, on Thursday, approved the Delhi Sports University Bill. According to the Delhi Government, the Delhi Sports University will be set up in Mundka. The Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, and Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, both tweeted about the approval of the Bill. As per the information tweeted by Mr. Manish Sisodia, the new Sports University will be set up on a 90 acre land in Mundka village in Delhi. The University's Vice-Chancellor will also be some Sports person.

What sets apart the University is that students at the University will be awarded degrees based on their capability in the field of sports.

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal tweeted, "The Delhi government has taken a historic decision for the youth today. The first such university in the country will be opened in Mundka in which players will be able to get a degree on the potential of their sport. For the first time in the country, sports are being made part of mainstream higher education."

Mr. Manish Sisodia tweeted that players will be able to pursue graduate, post-graduate etc. degrees in cricket, hockey, football etc. based on their sporting talent.

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