The first sports
policy was prepared in the year 1989 & its re-evaluation was
done after five year & subsequently a new sports policy was
introduced in 1994. In this policy though all round development of
sports were being included but the policy could not survive due to
paucity of funds. It was therefore necessary to bring a concrete
sports policy so as to achieve the objectives, in which sports
& physical education may be included along with the academic
syllabus. It will help identify the hidden talents of rural &
and Objective :-
The main endeavor
of the policy is to develop physical endurance & at the same
time, keeping in mind the utilisation of young energetic
generation, in nation building, friendship, social harmony &
above all use of young turk's energy in right direction. Secondly,
to lift the standard of M.P. in National in Inter national level
competitions. The main aim of the sports policy is to ensure mass
participation in sports, so as to lift the standard of M.P 'S
position in National map & therefore requires a very
meticulous planning. The implementation process will be well
programmed, to ensure talented players of our state to perform to
their full potential.
features of the policy :-
development of infrastructure.
young talents & their training.
with State level Associations & Institutions.
of identified disciplines .
between Education & Sports.
& prizes to players.
& training to technical staff, umpires & coaches.
funds for sports.
of adventure sports & water sports.
INFRA-STRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT :-
1.1 One play
ground will be developed in each village of the panchayat in the
next five years, wherein rural sports i.e. Volley ball, Kabaddi,
Kho-Kho & Wrestling could be played.
of sports complex in those districts, wherein sports complex are
1.3 Generation of
Resources wherein national sources in abundance.
university of the state should develop infrastructure for at least
three identified disciplines.
identify those disciplines, keeping in view the identified
disciplines of the district, also available infrastructure &
availability of players.
of play ground in a phased manner in the next five years in each
village where the population is 5000. Sports infrastructure will
be developed with the development of atleast, 3 play fields in
each district, wherein 30,000 grant will be provided for each
ground. One in two sports instructor will be deputed & a
honorarium of 600/- P.M. will be made available by the State
A. In all the 381
villages where the population is more then 5000, the school
education department will appoint a PTI / Games teacher on adhoc
B. In those
school where games Teacher / PTI or not available, a PTI will be
appointed on honararium basis by guardian teacher association or
through some other resources. The task will be achieved in co-
ordination with Minister School Education Department.
1.6 Land for a
play ground will be spared while under taking construction of new
1.7 Affiliation should be granted
for new schools by the Education Department, where play grounds
are available as per set standards.
IDENTIFICATION OF PLAYERS & TRAINING :-
2.1 Trained PTI
or Yoga instructor will be deputed in schools after imparting
training to existing staff. This will be done after preparing an
integrated project by Education & Tribal welfare department.
The trained teachers will be paid a honorarium of Rs. 100.00 per
month. The budget provision will be made by the concerning
2.2 The State
talent search will be organised for selected young talents of the
State wherein physical ability, age & their potential will be
measured in identified disciplines. The probables will be any
budding young talents. State integrated sports will be organised
with the help of all Departments & State level sports
LEVEL SPORTS ASSOCIATIONS & INSTITUTIONS
3.1 Affiliation & grants
will be provided to only those Associations having the following
3.2 At the
district level Collector/S.P. or one nominated representative by
them & at State level sports association. Director or one
nominated member equivalent to the rank of first class officers
should be included.
3.3 To bring
transparency in selection, one popular outstanding sports man
will be nominated as observer by Director Sports ( Does not have
voting rights ) any state level sports associations who does not
approve this set standards will not be entitled to get govt.
grants / co-operation.
TO IDENTIFIED DISCIPLINES
4.1 The main
thrust will be centralised on identified disciplines taking in to
acount performance at national levels, earned medals & also
the availability of existing infrastructure for disciplines i.e.
Kabaddi, Kho- Kho, Wresting, Volley ball, Swimming, Canoeing,
Kyaking, Paddle boats, Judo, Hockey, Basket Ball, Shooting &
Horse riding are being included. Department of Sports & Youth
Welfare will monitor the activities once in five years. Regional
specialisation in these disciplines will be taken in to
consideration before promoting these games.
4.2 Identification of disciplines
will be done purely on the basis of achievements & the number
of medals earned in National, Asian & Olympic games. While
selecting disciplines infrastructure, human resources &
regional & national causes will be kept in mind, for example
Swimming on the banks of Kshipra, Narmada ( there are 200 medals
in national games while Canoeing & Kyaking have 125 medals )
Panchayat competition will be organised in Kabaddi, Tug of War,
Fast race, Hight Jump, Wresting, Volley ball, Archery at Tribal
areas. Budgetary provision will be made available to organise
these competitions by Sports & Youth Welfare Department .
4.4 One coach on
adhoc basis will be deputed in all the districts of the State
after identifying the disciplines.
BETWEEN SPORTS & EDUCATION
5.1 Those players
who could not appear in their final examination while representing
important National / Inter-National competitions, special
examination will be conducted for these players.
5.2 40 Minute
sports period will be made compulsory in middle & higher
secondary school & also in, Tribal development department
schools. One physical instructor will be deputed.
rules will be modified by amending certain rules in order to
provide 5 to 10% marks to those contractual teachers applying for
teachers post in School Education & Tribal Welfare Department.
MOTIVATION & PRIZES TO PLAYERS :-
6.1 Individual or
in team events, players earning medals, the department will
provide prizes & cash awards will be given after prior
approval from the Ministerial committee.
6.2 Entrance to
Professional course :
admission in professional institutions i.e. medical, engineering
etc, and represented in approved National Junior / Senior levels
as a state player for the last three years & earned Gold,
Silver or Bronze medal may be given an additional 10, 6 & 4 %
marks. This benefit will be given only once. Their certificates
& achievements are being duly countersigned by Director Sports
& Youth Welfare Department.
6.3 Gold medal
holders in Olympic, World Cap, World Championship, Asian
Championship & National Sports will be given appointment in
Govt. service based on their qualification after declaration by
General Administration Department as an outstanding sports man,
Vikram awardee will be declared outstanding sports man by GAD
& will be recruited in Govt. service .
players / their guardians will be posted only in those places
where all facilities ( Inter-national standards ) are available .
getting honararium & represented the country in International
events & are bestowed with Vikram, Vishwamitra or Arjun awards
will be invited to attend National festivals & other important
sports functions of the department.
6.6 National /
Inter National players represented the State will be provided
treatment equivalent to Govt. officers.
represented the country & earned one medal in recognised
competitions & are above the age of 55 five years will be
given honararium of worth Rs. 5,000/- P. M.
TRAINING TO PLAYERS, COACHES, UMPIRES AND TECHNICAL OFFICERS.
Department would be able to attach players & coaches who are
being recruited on sports quota or those officers / employees who
can provide better services for the development of sports, for a
maximum period of 3 months in a calender year. Their salary would
be drawn by the parent department. The concerning department will
be bound to provide the services of the concerning officers
immediately as & when required by the Department of Sports.
office will be established at district head quarter for Sports
& Youth Welfare Officers, with basic amenities and equipments.
OF RESOURCES FOR SPORTS
authority of Madhya Pradesh will be formed by converting the
existing Sports Council. The same setup will be established in
districts also. In order to generate funds, Departmental stadium
& Sports Complexes will be established, in order to conduct
sports activities on commercial basis. i.e. construction of shops,
display of hoardings, place to setup offices. The sports complex /
stadia will be provided to the community for organising beneficial
functions / programmes to generate funds.
AUTHORITY SETUP :-
1) Hon. Minister, Sports
& Youth Welfare, M.P.
2) Hon. Vice Chairman,
Nominated by State Govt.
Secretary/Secretary - Sports & Youth Welfare
4) Director, Sports &
Youth Welfare, M.P.
(Chief Officiating Officer)
Inter-National level Players 1 women player will be included
|6) One representative from
M.P. Olympic Association
|7) One member of Lok Sabha
|8) One member of Vidhan
Sabha of M.P. from Rural / Tribal area
|9) Two officials from
recognised Sports Association of M.P.
|11) 10 Non Government
members, Sports specialist interested in sports
Officiating Member :-
Secretary/Secretary - Finance Dept. Govt. of M.P.
Secretary/Secretary - School education Dept. Govt. of M.P.
Secretary/Secretary - Higher education Dept. Govt. of M.P
|- Principal Secretry/Secretary
- Panchayat & Rural Development Dept. Govt. of M.P
Secretary/Secretary - Development Commissioner Urban
Administrative Dept. Govt. of M.P
Note :- In
the absence of Principal Secretary/Secretary one nominated
member by them, not less than the rank of Deputy Secretary
The Sports Authority will be
formed in each district The format will be :-
Hon. member of parliment from district
Hon. MLA from district
Players of State / National level from district
official of Olympic Association from district
representative interested in sports or an expert in sports
Muncipal Corp. / Chairman, Muncipal Council
Director, School education, Tribal Welfare
Director, Panchayat & Rural Development
Commissioner / CMO, Muncipal Corp. / Muncipal Council
Honorary donor ( Special Invitee )
District Sports & Youth Welfare Officer
1) Nomination of
President & Vice Chairman will be done by the State Govt.
after prior approval of Hon. Minister, Sports & Youth Welfare.
2) Sr. no. 3 to 7
imprinted members nomination will be done by the State Govt. after
prior approval of Hon. Minister In-charge of the district.
promotion funds will be setup for sports programmes, the up
liftment of sports standards & to ensure mass public
representation in sports activities. The State Govt. will provide
additional grnat of Rs. -2.00 Crore in four installments of Rs.
50.00 Lakh per year. The funds collected at the district level,
70% will be utilised in district & he rest 30% amount will be
transferred to state unit.
DEVELOPMENT OF ADVENTURE & WATER SPORTS
9.1 The upper
lake & lower lake of Bhopal will be developed as main water
sports centre, in which regular activities of Conoeing-Kyaking,
Rowing, Wind Surfing, Water Skiing, Sailing i.e. will be
conducted. In addition to this, efforts will be made to start
water sports activities
in districts of
Jabalpur, Gwalior, where lakes / natural rivers are in abundance.
9.2 At the
district level adventure activities like Trekking, Rock Climbing,
Para sailing will be developed.
Zone will be setup in the state to promote adventure sports.