PM to unveil Major Dhyan Chand Sports Uni on Jan 2
NEW DELHI [Maha Media]: Prime Minister, PM Narendra Modi will be visiting Meerut on January 2, 2022. As a part of his visit in the new year, he will be laying the foundation stone for Major Dhyan Chand Sports University, as per a report by ANI. This new beginning of a dedicated Sports University is being appreciated by many people as it will help in promoting sports in the state.
According to reports, the project is expected to cost around Rs. 700 crore. In Meerut, this University will be established at Salawa & Kaili villages of Sardhana town. It is also known that the ceremony of laying the foundation stone is likely to be carried out around 1 pm.
Major Dhyan Chand Sports University is being established as a part of PM Modi's vision of having world-class sporting infrastructure in the country. This University is expected to have modern and state-of-the-art infrastructure that will train sports persons in all possible ways.
Among the various sports facilities that will be present at this Sports University, some of them are Hockey ground, Lawn Tennis court, Swimming pool, Gymnasium Hall, Volleyball court, Kabaddi ground, Football ground, Basketball ground, Shooting arena, Archery and Weightlifting areas and so on.
Apart from these training and playing facilities, the University will also have dorms or housing facilities for candidates that enroll. It is also being said that it is being built at such a large scale that it will be able to train nearly 1,000 sportspersons at a time. However, more would be known only during PM Modi's visit.