New State Sports Policy in final stage


Dimapur, July 19: The Government of Nagaland in collaboration with the Nagaland Olympic Association is ushering a new State Sports Policy which is now in the final stage of finalization.
In order to engage all the stake holders, all the Sports Associations that are affiliated to the Nagaland Olympic Association have been urged to submit their suggestions, views and recommendations towards the State Sports Policy. Suggestions of best practices and recommendations for improvement and development of sports and games in Nagaland are invited.
In the light of the above stated objectives and approach, the President/General Secretary of the following Sports Associations affiliated to the Nagaland Olympic Association, namely; Archery, Athletic, Badminton, Basketball, Boxing, Fencing, Football, Handball, Hockey, Kabbadi, Kho Kho, Muaythai, Sepaktakreaw, Softball, Taekwondo, Table Tennis, Tennis, Weightlifting, Wushu, Wrestling, Volleyball have been invited to give in writing, their suggestions in such areas of the elements of expertise knowledge on game development which are presently lacking in the sports policy and difficulties faced by the Associations in persecution of the sports activities in the state.
They may also mention excellence if achieved so far may be also highlighted.
All other stake holders, present and former sportspersons, sports lovers and individuals are also welcome to submit suggestions and recommendations. All submissions should be sent to T Meren Paul, Secretary General, Nagaland Olympic Association, Tzuwar Apartment, No. 113 Lower PR Hill, Below Mizo Church, Kohima- 797 001 or email to within 30 days from the date of publishing of this information in the local paper. (Page News Service)