New Delhi, August 29
Lauding sportspersons who’ve represented India and made it proud, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday stated his authorities was making quite a few efforts to popularise sports activities and assist sporting expertise within the nation.
In a sequence of tweets to mark National Sports Day, he additionally urged everybody to make sports activities and health train part of their day by day routine.
“National Sports Day is a day to celebrate the remarkable achievements of all those exemplary sportspersons who have represented India in various sports and made our nation proud. Their tenacity and determination are outstanding,” he stated.
The Prime Minister additionally paid tribute to Major Dhyan Chand, the legendary hockey participant whose delivery anniversary is widely known as National Sports Day, and stated his magic with the hockey stick may by no means be forgotten.
“Government of India is making numerous efforts to popularise sports and support sporting talent in India. At the same time, I urge everyone to make sports and fitness exercise a part of their daily routine. There are many benefits to doing so. May everyone be happy and healthy,” he added.
“This is also a day to laud the outstanding support given by the families, coaches and support staff towards the success of our talented athletes,” Modi stated. PTI