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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports

 

RAJYA SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 1549

TO BE ANSWERED ON 13.03.2008

Development of Sports in Karnataka.

1549.SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR

 

 

Will the Minister of YOUTH AFFAIRS AND SPORTS be pleased to state:-

(a) the names of NGOs engaged in the development of sports in the State of Karnataka to whom financial assistance has been given by the Central Government during 2005-06,2006-07 and so far during 2007-08;

(b) the quantum of assistance given in each case, indicating the specific area of sports in which each organization is engaged, year-wise; and

(c) to what other use they are being diverted in case total funds meant for the programme are not being utilized fully? 

  

ANSWER

THE MINISTER OF PANCHAYATI RAJ, YOUTH AFFAIRS AND SPORTS AND DEVELOPMENT OF NORTH EASTERN REGION

(SHRI MANI SHANKAR AIYAR)

(a) to (c): During the last 3 years i.e. 2005-06 to 2007-08 (till date), the Ministry has released Rs.12.50 lakhs to a Karnataka NGO, namely, The Manik Prabhu Shikshan Sansthan, Manik Nagar for the construction of a Swimming Pool (Cat-II) at Manik Nagar, Distt. Bidar (Karnataka).