PM NARENDRA MODI ANNOUNCES SPECIAL SPORTS PACKAGE FOR JAMMU AND KASHMIR
Two stadiums in the state capitals of Jammu and Srinagar will be upgraded to international standards.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced a special package of Rs 200 crore to promote sports in Jammu and Kashmir with an aim to engage the youth of the state in constructive sporting activities.
The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, which announced it today, said the package will help in construction of indoor sporting facilities in all districts of the state with a view to provide playing facilities during the long winter season.
Two stadiums in the state capitals of Srinagar and Jammu will be upgraded to international standards while the facilities in Poonch, Rajouri and Udhampur will be renovated.