MPOA delegation meets CM

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 28 Jun 2018 11:12:33



Staff Reporter

Senior office-bearers of Madhya Pradesh Olympic Association (MPOA) met the Chief Minister, Shivraj Singh Chouhan at his residence and raised several important issues pertaining to promotion of sports in the State.CM, Shivraj Singh Chouhan was urged to organise State Games to provide better promotional opportunities to players and organisation of Khel Panchayat for know ground-level problems of players.MPOA, Secretary, Digvijay Singh informed that the association is trying to take responsibility of organising Youth National Games from Indian Olympic Association (IOA). In case of getting the opportunity, Madhya Pradesh will be the first state to host Youth National Games in the country. Replying positively to the demand, Chief Minister, Shivraj Singh Chouhan assured to make efforts and told the delegation that he would take up the issue on priority basis.
During the meeting, MPOA delegation comprised President, Ramesh Mendola, Secretary, Digvijay Singh, Vice-President, Mohan Yadav, Vice-President, Sandeep Jaiswal, Assistant Secretary, Rajesh Yadav, O P Awasthi, J P Saxena and others were among those present.