Khelo India School games will begin on January 31,”
under 17age group (boys and girls)across 16 sports disciplines.
on January 6th the khelo India logo was launched by the Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Rajyavardhan Rathore at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.
that KHELO INDIA SCHOOL GAMES 2018 will be partnering with Star Sports for the broadcast of the event. It will be the first time that school games will be broadcast LIVE simultaneously on TV and digital platform. Star Sports and HOTSTAR,
The event is expected to host around 6000 athletes and officials in its first edition. The best talent selected for the competition will be amongst the 1000 (one thousand) budding athletes eligible for a scholarship worth 5 lakhs each per year for a period of eight years. Every year, new athletes will be added under the Khelo India scheme.
The games will be conducted at par with international level competitions so as to give the best experience to players and other stakeholders.
Our aim is 2024 and 2028 Olympics. The spotted talents will be given the training to make them medal winners,” Rathore said.