03 June :- The first sports university in India will be set up in Imphal in Manipur. Presidential nominee Ramnath Kovind has approved the proposal made by the Union Cabinet. ‘National Sports University Bill 2018’ has been approved by the Presidential Office. On May 23, the Union Cabinet approved the proposal to set up a sports university.
All the facilities like education, technology, training and training will be made in the new university, according to the government’s official release. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had proposed the proposal of the sports university in his first-year budget. The central government will provide 325.9 0 acres of land for this purpose. This university will be established in Kottur area of West Imphal district in Manipur.