New Delhi, Aug 10 : Olympic boxer and Rajya Sabha MP Mary Kom upheld Parliament’s decision to pass a bill to establish a National Sports University in Manipur on Thursday.
She said, “New talent would do better in upcoming games and championships. Manipur is known as sports powerhouse. I want to make it super sports powerhouse.
Whatever government needs to do in this, I would be very happy to help.” National Sports University Bill, 2018 is being put in place to promote sport sciences, technology, research, training, management and coaching.
A MoU was signed with Canberra and Victoria to inculcate their curriculum and expertise in the upcoming university here.(ANI)