Tuesday, February 21, 2012

PYKKA National Rural Games 2012 at Sirsa

PYKKA 4th National Rural Games 2012 at Sirsa
SIRSA NEWS ( www.SirsaNews.com )
21 February, 2012
Pictures and Videos: Amar Singh Jyani, GS Mann. (Video and Pictorial NEWS)
4th National 'Panchayat Yuva Krida aur Khel Abhiyan' (PYKKA) Rural Games 2012 were held at Shahid Bhagat Singh Stadium Sirsa from 16th February to 19th February 2012.

Watch SirsaNews Video: Dr Munish Nagpal SDM Sirsa speaks about 4th PYKKA Rural Sports Tournament 2012 in SIRSA 
 Watch SirsaNews Video: Dr J Ganesan IAS DC Sirsa speaks about 4th PYKKA Rural Sports Tournament 2012 in SIRSA
 Watch SirsaNews Video: 4th National PYKKA Rural Sports Tournament 2012 in SIRSA-Main Video
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Deputy Commissioner informed press and media that PYKKA is a centrally sponsored  scheme that was introduced in 2008, The objectives of PYKKA are development and maintenance of play fields in all village and block Panchayats of each state of the country, in a phased manner, over a period of 10 years, at an annual coverage of 10% for the states and 20% in respect of special category states and border districts; and for holding annual sports competitions at block, district, state and national level this includes Inter-school competitions and women competitions. 

This scheme offers an ample opportunity for rural youth to participate in organized sports; a huge base for identification of sports talent by SAI and State for nurturing them under their schemes for participation in national and international sports events.

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