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Khelo India Youth Games-2022

Khelo India Youth Games-2022:

Mascot, torch and anthem of Khelo India Youth Games recently unveiled in Bhopal.

  • Madhya Pradesh is hosting the fifth edition of the Khelo India Youth Games.
  • In this sports event, to be held from the 30th of January to 11th of February, six thousand players will show their sports skills in eight different cities for 13 days.
  • For the first time water sports namely Kayaking Canoeing, Canoe Slalom and Fencing will be part of this edition of Khelo India Games.

Khelo India Youth Games

  • It is an annual event.
  • The first edition was held in 2018 in Delhi in which Haryana won 38 golds.
  • Talented players identified in priority sports disciplines at various levels by the High-Powered Committee will be provided annual financial assistance of INR 5 lakh per annum for 8 years.