The Narendra Modi authorities has just lately launched 20 new disciplines for Central authorities jobs underneath the sports activities quota.
Union Minister of State (IC) for Youth Affairs and Sports activities, Kiren Rijiju knowledgeable about the identical in a written reply in Lok Sabha immediately.
The small print of the newly launched/included 20 sports activities disciplines for Central authorities jobs underneath sports activities quota are given beneath:
Baseball, Physique-Constructing, Biking Polo, Deaf Sports activities, Fencing, Kudo, Mallakhamb, Motor Sports activities, Internet Ball, Para Sports activities (for sports activities self-discipline included in para-Olympics and Para Asian Video games), Pencak Silat, Capturing Ball, Roll Ball, Rugby, Sepak Takraw, Delicate Tennis, Tenpin Bowling, Triathlon, Tug-of-war, Wushu
The recruitment of meritorious sportspersons underneath sports activities quota is finished as per the rules issued by the Division of Personnel and Coaching now and again and it’s relevant to solely Central Authorities Ministries/Departments. “Sports” being State topic, these directions will not be binding for State Governments.
The DoPT in session with the Division of Sports activities, vide its OM dated 01st September 2020 has included Mallakhamb, Tug of Battle, and Roll Ball for the appointment of meritorious sportspersons underneath sports activities quota in newly launched 20 sports activities disciplines, an official notification learn.