Panchayat Yuva Krida Aur Khel Abiyan (PYKKA)scheme

Government of India has introduced Panchayat Yuva Krida Aur Khel Abiyan (PYKKA)scheme, under which Infrastructure facilities are created at village Panchayat and block Panchayat levels.

Under PYKKA, 56 master trainers, selected from amongst the District Sports Officers and coaches, have been trained by national trainers on promoting rural sports. With the help of master trainers, 498 kridashrees were trained in 5 regions for 6 days. Kridashrees are largely PET/PDs from education department and some are outstanding sportspersons. These kridashrees are expected to conduct summer coaching camps in the respective villages in April-May 2013. They are also expected to carry on with coaching at the village level throughout the year and motivate / prepare sportspersons for various competitions including PYKKA block level and higher level competitions.


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