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KOCHI: Sandwiched between Kolenchery, Muvattupuzha and Piravom in Ernakulam lie a quaint little village referred to as Ramamangalam, which has been chosen to be India’s first sports activities tourism village. Sports activities and Administration Analysis Institute (SMRI) is working with Ave Stella Maris Faculty and the individuals of Ramamangalam to make the challenge develop into a actuality. In accordance with Sijin B T, director, SMRI, the idea of a sports activities tourism village was mooted on the Ramamangalam sustainable growth discussions initiated by Ave Stella Maris Faculty, Kizhumuri.
“One of many speaking factors was the event of sports activities. The faculty had approached MRI for administration assist. However the discussions ended with the thought of creating Ramamangalam the primary sports activities tourism village in India,” he mentioned.
“The concept is to make Ramamangalam a low-carbon sporting and tourism vacation spot by piecing collectively neighborhood sports activities hubs,” he mentioned. In accordance with him, the challenge additionally goals at neighborhood growth. “It is going to profit the residents quite a bit. There would be the era of employment and alternative to begin small companies related to tourism and sports activities,” he added.
Sijin mentioned that it’s a low funding challenge deliberate in a nature-friendly method. “This challenge goes hand in hand with the conservation of ecology and heritage,” he mentioned. Different objectives work in the direction of imparting bodily, mental and emotional health to the complete neighborhood, he added. The stakeholders of the challenge are Ramangalam grama panchayat and LSGs, Ave Stella Maris Faculty. SMRI. native golf equipment, MPs, MLAs, DTPC, Division of Sports activities and the residents