Thakur stated sports activities being a state topic, the duty of making sports activities infrastructure rests with the state governments. Centre dietary supplements efforts of the state or union territory governments for bridging gaps in sports activities infrastructure.
In response to the info provided by the ministry, 40 per cent work of the development of multipurpose indoor corridor in Kalinga Stadium Sports activities Complicated, Bhubaneswar, has been accomplished thus far. This undertaking was sanctioned on March 9, 2017. Out of Rs 8 crore sanctioned quantity, Rs 3.5 crore has been spent thus far.
Work of building of a swimming pool at district headquarters, Boudh, has been accomplished. This undertaking was sanctioned on September 27, 2017. Out of Rs 5 crore sanctioned quantity, Rs 1.25 crore has been utilised thus far.
The Centre has sanctioned building of a multipurpose indoor corridor at Puri on July 20, 2017. Out of Rs 7.5 crore sanctioned quantity, Rs 1.62 crore has been spent. Solely 50 per cent of the undertaking work has been accomplished. Equally, 60 % of building of a multipurpose indoor corridor at district sports activities advanced, Burla, has been accomplished thus far. This undertaking was sanctioned on December 22, 2017. Out of Rs 7.5 crore sanctioned fund, solely Rs 3.75 crore has been utilised for this undertaking.