National Rural Sports and Games begins

Saturday, January 9, 2016

Union Minister for Urban Development M.Venkaiah Naidu today inaugurated the Rural Sports and games under the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan at the NTR Stadium here.

Speaking on the occasion, he said that India was fast emerging as the world capital of diabetes with each home emerging as a rice mill. He said that the World Health Organization had predicted poor physical mobility as the prime reason behind rising mortality. ‘Sports and games are the entry points to several good things in life. A sound body and mind will make your life worth living’, he said.

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