National Sports Day

National Sports Day

On the occasion of National Sports Day PM Narendra Modi paid his tributes to Dhyan Chand. PM Modi in a series of tweets to paid tribute to the late Dhyan Chand and also raise awareness of sports around the country. PM Modi also thanked the families of sports persons and the support staff for their significant contributions.

National Sports Day is celebrated every year in India on August 29 since 2012 to commemorate the birth anniversary of hockey legend Dhyan Chand, who won gold medals in Olympics for India in 1928, 1932 and 1936.

“National Sports Day is a day to celebrate the remarkable achievements of all those exemplary sports persons who have represented India in various sports and made our nation proud. Their tenacity and determination are outstanding. Today, on #NationalSportsDay, we pay tributes to Major Dhyan Chand, whose magic with the hockey stick can never be forgotten,” PM Modi tweeted.

“The government of India is making numerous efforts to popularize sports and support sporting talent in India. At the same time, I urge everyone to make sports and fitness exercise a part of their daily routine. There are many benefits to doing so. May everyone be happy and healthy!” Said PM Modi.

પોસ્ટ ગમે તો અહીં લાઈક ઉપર ક્લિક કરો.