Paralympic Committee of India

NEW DELHI: Hero MotoCorp, the world’s largest manufacturer of motorcycles and scooters, has marked World Disability Day 2022 by partnering with the Paralympic Committee of India (PCI).

As part of this partnership – which is an initiative under the project ‘Khelo Hero’ of the Company’s overall corporate social responsibility (CSR) platform ‘Hero WeCare’ 14 specially-abled athletes will undergo professional training ably guided by experienced coaches. They will also be provided access to world-class facilities and equipment to upgrade their skills and hone their talents.

Dec 08, 2021 18:12
NEW DELHI: The Union government has allocated more than Rs 32 crore (Rs 320m) to the Paralympic Committee of India during the four year period of 2017-18 to 2021-22, Sports Minister Anurag Thakur said in Parliament on Tuesday. In a reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, Thakur said the fund was given under the Scheme of Assistance to National Sports Federations.
Aug 11, 2021 17:08
CHENNAI: Indian Bank has signed an MoU and partnered with Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) as one of the Banking Partners ahead of the Paralympic Games, Tokyo 2020, scheduled to commence from the 24th of August. 
Feb 03, 2020 17:02
NEW DELHI: Decorated para-athlete and India’s lone woman Paralympic medallist Deepa Malik has been elected as president of Paralympic Committee of India though the results of the elections are subject to a pending case in the Delhi High Court, PTI reports.
Sep 11, 2019 10:09
NEW DELHI: The Sports Ministry has de-recognised the Paralympic Committee of India, citing violation of the National Sports Code in the body's decision to sack PCI president Rao Inderjit Singh. In the suspension order issued on Monday, accessed by PTI, the ministry wrote that the PCI has been penalised for misgovernance.
Jun 28, 2019 16:06
NEW DELHI: Close on the heels of Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju issuing a stern warning to national federations wracked by internecine feuding, his ministry has cracked the whip on nine of them.