Sports Minister Anurag Thakur launched a quiz on health and sports activities.© Twitter
Sports Minister Anurag Thakur and Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday launched a quiz on health and sports activities, “the Fit India Quiz.” The nation-wide quiz is geared toward creating consciousness about health and sports activities amongst school-going youngsters, whereas giving them an opportunity to compete on a nationwide platform and a possibility to win a complete money prize of greater than Rs 3 crore for his or her colleges. “Mental fitness is equally important to physical fitness. The Fit India Quiz will inculcate mental alertness at a very early age and the quiz is a perfect way to simultaneously enhance sports knowledge,” Thakur mentioned.
The launch was additionally just about attended by Tokyo Olympics medallists javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra and shuttler P V Sindhu, who had been delighted by the initiative.
To take part, colleges have must register on the hyperlink supplied on the Fit India web site between September 1 to 30 and nominate their college students who will participate within the preliminary spherical on the finish of October.
The winners of the preliminary spherical will then participate within the state spherical in December and the winners will then go on to take part on the nationwide degree in January-February.
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