‘Induct younger people into sports federations’April 23rd, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Sports Minister M.S. Gill Wednesday called upon Indian sports federations to induct younger people to breathe fresh life into sports bodies. “Bring in younger people into sports management. I assure you I will support it,” said Gill after opening a workshop on the revamping of the athletics competitions calendar, organised by the Athletics Federation of India (AFI).
“Look for younger people who are positive and look how we can do it and not how we can block it (positive working),” he said.
Giving the example of his student days in Britain, Gill described how he got his
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