New Delhi: The Union authorities has included 20 extra sports activities disciplines like tug-of-war, mallakhamb and para-sports amongst others for direct recruitment of meritorious sportspersons in Group C degree authorities posts, the Ministry of Personnel and Public Grievances stated in an order issued on Tuesday.
The transfer comes following a proposal from the Division of Sports activities for the inclusion of some extra disciplines within the checklist of 43 sports activities for recruitment of sportspersons to any Group C publish in ministries/departments of the federal government of India.
“It has now been decided to accept the recommendation of Department of Sports,” the order stated.
Accordingly, the checklist of sports activities/video games for the aim of recruitment of sportspersons by the federal government of India is revised to have 63 sports activities disciplines, the order stated.
Sportspersons who’ve represented a state or the nation in nationwide or worldwide competitions in any of the 63 video games/sports activities are eligible for appointment for Group C degree posts, based on current directions.
Sportspersons who’ve been awarded nationwide awards in bodily effectivity underneath the Nationwide Bodily Effectivity Drive, amongst others, are additionally eligible for the appointment to such posts.
“No such appointments can be made unless the candidate is, in all respects, eligible for appointment to the post applied for, and in particular, with regard to age, educational or experience qualifications prescribed under the recruitment rules applicable to the post, except to the extent to which relaxations thereof have been permitted in respect of class/category of persons to which the applicant belongs,” stated the Personnel Ministry’s directions issued in 2013.
As per the sooner coverage, 43 sports activities disciplines have been included. They’re archery, athletics (together with observe and subject occasions), atya-patya , badminton, ball-badminton, basketball, billiards and snooker, boxing, bridge, carrom, chess, cricket, biking, equestrian sports activities, soccer, golf, gymnastics (together with bodybuilding), handball, hockey, ice-skiing, ice-hockey, ice-skating and judo.
Moreover these, kabaddi, karate-DO, kayaking and canoeing, kho-kho, polo, powerlifting, rifle taking pictures, curler skating, rowing, softball, squash, swimming, desk tennis, taekwondo, tenni-koit, tennis, volleyball, weightlifting, wrestling and yachting have been additionally coated within the scheme.
Now this checklist has been expanded to incorporate 20 extra sports activities disciplines together with baseball, rugby, basketball, deaf sports activities, tug-of-war, mallakhamb and para-sports (for sports activities self-discipline included in para Olympics and Para Asian Video games)
You Could Additionally Learn:
SSC Recruitment 2020: CGL Tier three Examination Schedule Launched, Test Particulars