Sports activities coverage to be amended for honouring sportspersons bringing laurels for state: Meet Hayer
CHANDIGARH: Punjab Sports activities Minister Gurmeet Singh Meet Hayer right this moment congratulated Thomas Cup winner & Ludhiana resident Dhruv Kapila on behalf of Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann by visiting his home, right here right this moment. He was additionally accompanied by Ludhiana (North) MLA Madan Lal Bagga.
Meet Hayer mentioned that with the historic victory in Thomas Cup, Dhruv has not solely made Punjabis proud, however has additionally introduced laurels to the nation.
Had a good time interacting together with his mother and father Gagan and Shivani because it’s due to Dhruv that India created historical past. MLA Madan Lal Bagga was additionally current. He mentioned that each one Punjabis are happy with this Badminton star.
He mentioned that this achievement of Dhruv Kapila would change into a supply of inspiration for budding sportspersons. He mentioned that sportspersons like Dhruv are actual life function fashions and warranted that Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann could be assembly Dhruv in individual quickly.
Meet Hayer mentioned that the prevailing sports activities coverage has a number of flaws, as a result of which Punjab has lagged in sports activities at Nationwide degree. He mentioned that giving money prizes to winners of worldwide tournaments reminiscent of Thomas Cup and others is unfortunately not a part of our current sports activities coverage. He mentioned that quickly, the sports activities coverage could be amended and all flaws could be mounted.
He mentioned that earlier governments developed sports activities stadiums in Punjab, however didn’t develop grounds. They even failed to supply fundamental sports activities kits to our sportspersons. He mentioned that the Bhagwant Mann-led Punjab authorities would give particular emphasis for improvement of sports activities at grassroots degree in order that we will regain our misplaced glory.
Punjab Sports activities Minister additionally congratulated Dhruv’s mother and father Gagan Kapila and Shivani Kapila and coach Anand Tiwari. He additionally wished him good luck for his future and warranted of all potential help.
On this event, Dhruv Kapila additionally introduced his Badminton racket to Meet Hayer as present.
Outstanding amongst these current on the event included ADC (City Improvement) Anita Darshi, SDM Jagdeep Sehgal, apart from a number of others.