Inauguration Of Khelo India Youth Games 2022:
The Union Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs inaugurated the 5th edition of Khelo India Youth Games 2022 in Madhya Pradesh at the Tatya Tope Nagar Stadium (Bhopal).
- Around 6000 players from across the country will try their sports skills for more than 900 medals in 27 sports events of these games.
- For the first time sports like kayaking, canoeing, canoe slalom and fencing will be part of the Khelo India Youth Games.
- The theme for this edition is – ‘Hindustan Ka Dil Dhadka Do’.
- The Khelo India Youth Games was started in 2018 under the name Khelo India School Games.
- The aim of these games is to find and groom sports talents at the local level and train them for national and international sports events.