Haryana will be the organizer of the ‘Khelo India Youth Games in 2021’ next year. Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports, Mr. Kiran Rijiju and Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced a few days ago that Khelo India Youth Game 2021 will be organized in Panchkula, Haryana. The dates for the event were not announced yet, but it was said that the KIYG 2021 would be held immediately after the Tokyo Olympics.
Kiran Rijiju said that “I am very happy to state that the next edition of the खेलो इंडिया यूथ गेम्स will be organized by the State of Haryana. The Khelo India Youth Game was in conformity with the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India Mr. Narendra Modi. The aim was to find talent from every corner of the country and bring it to the fore so that skilled players can represent India to the whole world. Khelo Bharat Youth Games is also known as the ‘Mahakumbh of Games’. Haryana has always been a pioneer in sports and it has also given many great players to the country. I am confident that when the Games are organized in the state, the aspiring players will definitely show their talent by participating in the Games.” For more information, kindly continue reading ahead.
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- 1 Khelo India Youth Games 2021 Highlights
- 1.1 Haryana Khelo India Youth Games (4th Edition)-
- 1.2 Key Features of Khelo India Youth Games (KIYG)-
- 1.3 Khelo India Youth Games edition held so far-
- 1.4 Khelo India Youth Games 2021 Online Registration-
- 1.5 Eligibility and Required Documents for KIYG 2021-
Khelo India Youth Games 2021 Highlights
The Khelo India Youth Game (KIYG) is usually held in the month of January, but an epidemic like coronavirus is present at this time. Due to the spread across the world, the date of the Games is being postponed for now. But I am sure that the moment we organize the Games, the pandemic will have been stopped, and we will have a grand form Se would be able to organize the edition of Khelo India Youth Game 2021. In which more than 10,000 talented players from different states of the country will participate.
The Chief Minister of Haryana, Mr. Manohar Lal Khattar, says that the organizing of the Games provides inspiration to the new players of the state and a strong sports eco-system is formed. He also stated that “In the previous editions of the Khelo India Youth Game in Haryana have performed very well. Many of our athletes are also training under the Khelo Bharat Youth Game Scheme. I am confident that the खेलो इंडिया यूथ गेम्स 2021 edition will be very grand and I heartily welcome all the players from different states of the country to come to Haryana. Fully equipped for events like Panchkula Khelo India Youth Games which have different sports and there is also a complete arrangement for stopping the arrival of a large number of participants.”
Haryana Khelo India Youth Games (4th Edition)-
Haryana has always given many talented players to the country, including wrestlers like Bajrang Punia, Yogeshwar Dutt, Sakshi Malik, and Vinesh Phogat, athletes like Neeraj Chopra, Para-athletes Deepa Malik, shooter Manu Bhakar, Sanjeev Rajput, Aneesh Bhanwala and boxer Amit Panghal. There are many famous players who have represented India at the international level and also won medals for the country. Therefore the 4th edition of the Khelo India Youth Game (KIYG) will be held in Panchkula, Haryana.
Note – Like last time, this time also Star Sports has been given the responsibility to officially play the Khelo India Youth Game.
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Key Features of Khelo India Youth Games (KIYG)-
The Union Ministry of Sports and Youth launched the ‘Khelo India Program’ to promote sports in the country to save the lost culture of our sports.
- It was started in 2018 with the goal of starting the Khelo India program, to find talented sportspersons from all corners of the country and bring them a platform to showcase their talent.
- Through this program, young players will get a chance to show their skills.
- Out of which talented sportspersons will be identified and they will be provided financial assistance of ₹ 5 lakh for 8 years so that they can further improve their skills and bring the name of the country to the international stage.
- Khelo India program can be attended by more than 10,000 players from all over the state and union territories of the country.
- Two categories of players can participate in Under-17 and second Under-21, in which students studying in college and university can also participate.
Khelo India Youth Games edition held so far-
3 versions of Khelo India Youth Games have been completed so far. The Khelo India Youth Games started in 2018. Khelo India Youth Games are generally held in the months of January and February. This Khelo India game was launched by the Honorable Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi on 31 January 2018.
- 1st edition of Khelo India Youth Game was held in Delhi in 2018, in which a total of 16 games were held and Haryana secured the first position.
- 2nd edition of Khelo Bharat Youth Games was held in Pune Maharashtra in 2019, in which a total of 18 games were held and Maharashtra secured the first position.
- 3rd edition of Khelo India Youth Games was held in Guwahati Assam in 2020 and a total of 20 games were held in it and again Maharashtra got the first position.
In this episode, the 4th edition of the Khelo India Youth Games will be held in Panchkula Haryana in 2021. All those players who want to participate in the Khelo India Youth Game (KIYG 2021) will have to wait for the date of the event to be announced.
Khelo India Youth Games 2021 Online Registration-
If you want to register yourself in the Khelo India Youth Games, then follow the steps given below:
- First of all, go to the official website of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports at http://nsrs.kheloindia.gov.in/Login.
- From the options that appear on the screen for which you want to apply, click on it.
- Or you can directly click on this link https://youthgames.kheloindia.gov.in/.
- Then enter all the details in the Registration Form that appears on the screen.
- Next, upload your recent scanned photo and agree to the terms and conditions.
- Now click on the ‘Create Profile’ option and another page of Registration Form will appear.
- Then fill the details of educational, documents, and bank account in the respective columns, click on “Continue” and now the last page of the registration form will appear on the screen.
Now fill your personal details and contact information. Submit your details and create a profile. You can log in to your profile with the help of User Name & Password.
Eligibility and Required Documents for KIYG 2021-
The following are the eligibility criteria for the Bharat Yuva Khel Yojana:
Candidates who are interested in applying for KIYG should be interested in a particular sport.
KIYG has two categories:
- Under 17 (Those under 17 years of age can play in this category)
- And Under 21 (who are under 21 years of age and over 17 years old can play in this category)
- Latest passport-size photo
- Aadhar card
- Bank account details with passbook
- Identity proof (Aadhar Card / Voter ID / Passport)
- Date of Birth Proof (Birth certificate/Matriculation certificate/School bonafide certificate)
KIYG Helpline Numbers:
- KHELO INDIA Registration Portal
- Helpline Number: 1800-208-5155 (Toll-free)
- Landline No: (011) 4005-1166
- Email ID: [email protected]
In case of any queries or reporting of issues (functional/technical), please call above helpdesk numbers or you may also email your queries/screenshots.
Download: Khelo India Notification 2020 PDF
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