2019, Vol. 6, Issue 1, Part C
Role of government in developing sporting culture in IndiaAuthor(s):
Dr. Sandeep Kumar and Dr. Sanjay YadavAbstract:
Today sport emerges as an important component of socio-economic development of a country. The active participation in sports improves community health and productivity, reduces medical expenses, imbibes discipline in character and enhances social cohesion. The execution of a mega sporting event helps in developing infrastructure, generating employment, securing inflow of foreign capital and thus contributes significantly to the economic development of a country. Therefore, it can be said that the impact of sports on the society is multi-dimensional. The government plays a crucial role in promoting sports in a country. The government and governmental organizations constitute the public sector of the sports industry, which is responsible in making sports policies, allocating grants for developing infrastructure, nurturing talents, promote sports industry and designing specialized programmes for overall development of sports. The objective of this article is to discuss critically the role of government in promoting sports in IndiaPages: 174-176 | 230 Views 6 DownloadsDownload Full Article:
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Dr. Sandeep Kumar, Dr. Sanjay Yadav. Role of government in developing sporting culture in India. Int J Phys Educ Sports Health 2019;6(1):174-176.