Rijiju was in Uttarakhand on Friday to inaugurate a Water Sports and Adventure Institute in Tehri.
Kiren Rijiju is expecting an unprecedented double digit medal haul from the Indian athletes in the upcoming Tokyo Olympics.
Kiren Rijiju said that fitness is the solution to all physical and mental problems and added that let's maintain a better body to feel great.
This is one of the two KISCEs from Jammu and Kashmir, with the Maulana Azad Stadium for fencing in Jammu being the other.
According to sources, the matter of COVID-19 vaccination of India's Olympic-bound athletes was not discussed during the meeting.
In December last year, the Sports Minister had recognised Yogasana as a competitive sport during an event enabling the ancient practice to avail govt funding.
India are heading the medals tally by some distance having so far won nine gold, five silver and as many bronze for a total of 19 podium finishes in the tournament at Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range.
Kiren Rijiju said the Olympic movement is not complete till India hosts an edition of the quadrennial sporting extravaganza.
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Sports Minister Rijiju said the players have prepared well for the upcoming Winter Games and the showpiece event will be organised with great fervour.
The stadium, which has a capacity of 1.32 lakh, was inaugurated by President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday.
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Rijiju made it clear that providing vaccine shots falls in the domain of the health ministry but they will ensure that participants do not feel any inconvenience.
The reported cost of CWG 2010 in Delhi was Rs 70,608 crore. The cost for hosting the Summer Games will be much greater and it also needs a green signal from the Centre.
The Sports Ministry had requested the Health Ministry to put Tokyo Olympic-bound athletes on priority for the coronavirus vaccine.
The Games will be held in Bengaluru's Jain University and other venues in the state, in partnership with Association of Indian Universities (AIU).