KATHMANDU, May 1: Minister for Youth and Sports Daljit Shreepaili has said that the government has done a great job for the development of sports sector.
Inaugurating a Taekwondo Training Programme organized by Nepal Taekwondo Association here today, Minister Shreepaili said that the government was committed to the development of the country's sports sector.
He said that the Ministry has initiated the job for hospital construction for sportspersons, establishment of a sports university, sports incentive allowance, health care insurance, distribution of identity cards, construction of sports ground in each schools and construction of the stadium in all provinces.
Minister Shreepaili also said that the government has forwarded different sports programmes targeting the orphan children.
On the occasion, Chairman of National and International Sportsperson Association Dipak Shrestha praised the taekwondo event conducted for the orphans saying that it would play a crucial role to boost the morale of the orphan children.
It is said that the event would continue for 10 months in which as many as 250 children from eight different organizations are taking part. RSS