The Minister for Higher Education and Sports and Youth Welfare Jitu Patwari said that construction of centrally air-conditioned Indoor Stadium is proposed for Indore. He was addressing a programme organized to honour the outstanding players in Indore. Patwari said that a proposal to give direct appointment to players, who are constantly clinching gold, silver and bronze medals in national and international sports, is also under consideration.
The Sports Minister further said that Tantya Mama Award, which was set aside after 2012 will be started in a new form. He informed that the union government has been urged to give opportunity to Madhya Pradesh for hosting the National Games.
Minister Patwari honoured outstanding players Vinita Tiwari, Apurna Vaishnav, Ritika Siloriya, Palak Sharma, Durva Mudris, Kanchan Dixit, Sonu Golkar, Priyanshu Rajawat and Pooja Parkhe.