Khelo India is a national sports development programe initiated by the government.
Khelo India National Winter Games to Begin
27 February 2021 Current Affairs:The 2nd Khelo India National Winter Games will open on February 26.
♦ The Games will be held in Gulmarg, Jammu and Kashmir from February 26 to March 2, 2021.
♦ This event is jointly organized by the Union Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, J&K Sports Council and J&K Winter Games Association.
♦ Sports activities will include alpine skiing, Nordic skiing, snowboarding, ski mountaineering, ice hockey, skating, icefields, etc.
♦ In Khelo India National Winter Games 27 states, Union territories and Boards are sending their teams to participate in the competition.
♦ Khelo India is a national sports development programe initiated by the government, with the purpose of restoring India’s sports culture at the grassroots level, thereby making India a sports country.