Sports will advance, according to Anurag Thakur, if the federal government and the states develop plans that honour Team India.

Union Minister of Sports Anurag Thakur says sports and players will progress if states and the Centre develop plans and infrastructure . Thakur said that national thinking must be preferred over regional thinking .

Kevadia (Gujarat) (India), June 24: If states and the Centre devise strategies and facilities, as well as host events and competitions in Team India, Union Minister of Sports Anurag Thakur said that sports and players will progress if states and the Centre develop plans and infrastructure, and that he will host events and competitions in Kevadia, Gujarat.Sports and athletes will have a chance to develop as states and centers create policies, facilities, and host events, competitions in the spirit of Team India.In an interview with the media, Thakur said that national thinking must be preferred over regional thinking.Responsibility and transparency in sport organisations will be enhanced.

Thakur said that discussions would be held on future Khelo India activities, such as the Khelo India Youth Games and the Khelo India University Games, as part of the conference.Players will also be able to showcase their skills.According to him, there will be a talent hunt, and players will also have a chance to develop.