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Ministry of Youth and Sports Affairs, will establish Khelo India State Centre of Excellence (KISCE) under Khelo India Scheme. One KISCE would be identified in each state and union territory as an effort to create robust sporting ecosystem in the entire country. In the KISCE Khelo India first phase, Sports Ministry had identified state owned facility reports in 8 states while in second phase, 6 state owned facility have been identified.
KISCE Khelo India States in First / Second Phase 2023
Khelo India First Phase: Sports Ministry had identified state owned facility in 8 states. The name of these states are Karnataka, Odisha, Kerala, Telangana and northeast states of Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Mizoram and Nagaland. The process of selection of these sports facilities was started in October 2019. Each state and UT was asked to identify the best infrastructure available with them, their agencies or any eligible agencies which could be developed into world class sporting facility. Out of the 15 proposals received and examined, 8 have been shortlisted on the basis of training facilities available in priority sports, infrastructure facilities and champion produced by the centre.
Khelo India Second Phase : Sports Ministry is set to establish the Khelo India Centre of Excellence (KISCE) in 6 more states in second phase, under the ministry’s flagship Khelo India scheme. The States of Assam, Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Meghalaya and Sikkim have been identified in the second leg.
KISCE Khelo India States List 2023
Khelo India Centre of Excellence India States List in first phase and second phase is given below.
|1.||Assam||State Sports Academy, Sarjusajai Sports Complex, Guwahati|
|2.||Arunachal Pradesh||Sangey Lhaden Sports Academy, Itanagar|
|3.||Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu||New Sports Complex, Silvassa|
|4.||Karnataka||Jaiprakash Narayan National Youth Centre, Bangalore|
|5.||Kerala||GV Raja Sr. Secondary Sports School, Thiruvananthapuram|
|6.||Madhya Pradesh||MP Academy, Bhopal|
|7.||Maharashtra||Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Shivaji Sports Complex, Balewadi Pune|
|8.||Manipur||Khuman Lampark Sports Complex, Imphal|
|9.||Meghalaya||JNS Complex Shilong|
|10.||Mizoram||Rajiv Gandhi Stadium, Aizawl|
|11.||Nagaland||State Sports Academy, IG Stadium, Kohima|
|12.||Odisha||Kalinga Stadium, Bhuaneshwar|
|13.||Sikkim||Paljor Stadium Gangtok|
|14.||Telagana||Regional Sports School, Hakimpet|
Khelo India State Centre of Excellence
To upgrade the existing centre to KISCE, central govt. will extend “Viability Gap Funding” in sports science and technology support for sports disciplines practiced at the centre. This would also bridge the gaps in requirement of sports equipment, expert coaches and high performance managers. The support extended for development of Khelo India State Centre of Excellence by Sports Ministry will be to olympic Sports. Support can be extended in sports science and allied fields in other sporting disciplines being run by the centre.
The state and UT will run the KISCE and build capacity to turn it into the world-class sporting facility. Moreover, the state and UT will be responsible for all aspects of management of KISCE centre including, boarding, lodging and maintenance. The funds for critical gaps such as expert coaches, support staff, equipment, infrastructure will be extended through the Khelo India Scheme.
KISCE Khelo India to Better India’s Olympic Performance
Khelo India State Centre of Excellence are going to be established to strengthen India’s pursuit of excellence in Olympics. India government is focusing on scaling up the best sporting facilities available in each state in India into academies of world-class standard. Here athletes from across the country will want to get training in their specific disciplines. The sporting facilities at KISCE centres have been identified after in-depth analysis by a government committee.
KISCE initiative will tap talent from across the country and will provide them with training to convert them into elite athletes. These athletes can then win medals for the country in all major international tournaments and particularly in the Olympics. The 14 new KISCE centres will get grant on the basis of the actual amount finalized as per the requirement indicated after a comprehensive gap analysis study.
Khelo India Notifications
Notifications of Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports Khelo India can be downloaded from below link
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