Sports Ministry gives nod to training resumption

NEW DELHI: The Union Sports Ministry Monday gave its nod to the resumption of training in its complexes and stadia after the government permitted them to reopen in the fourth phase of the nationwide lockdown due to COVID-19, PTI reports.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said that activities will be conducted in the sports complexes and stadia. “I’m happy to inform sportspersons and all concerned that sports activities will be conducted in sports complexes and stadia strictly in accordance with MHA guidelines and that of the states in which they are situated,” Rijiju tweeted. “However, use of gyms and swimming pools is prohibited,” he added. 

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