Thakur, who’s a Member of Parliament from the state stated that particular efforts are being made to determine Himachal Pradesh as a “sports activities hub” and world class services can be created in each district of the state.
“The central authorities is able to arrange a ‘Nationwide Excessive Altitude Sports activities Coaching Centre’ close to Dharamsala, if the state authorities offers the required land for it,” Thakur stated throughout a media convention in Dharamsala on Sunday.
“We’ll attempt to enhance and develop sports activities services in Dharamsala in close to future. We will additionally work to convey extra sports activities occasions to town in close to future,” stated Thakur, who can be union I&B minister stated.
Thakur stated that the Narendra Modi Government is working laborious for upliftment of normal of sports activities within the nation with all of the elite athletes being helped with finest coaching services in India in addition to overseas.
India gained an unprecedented seven medals on the Tokyo Olympics together with first particular person gold medal in athletics in type of javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra.
Thakur, a former BCCI president additionally cited instance of how he performed his half in having among the best cricket stadiums in Dharamsala.
“Dharamsala is my second house. I used to go to this place incessantly and even earlier than becoming a member of politics, I labored to develop town as a world class cricketing centre,” he stated.
Thakur feels that air connectivity lately has solely helped in making Dharamsala a sporting vacation spot.