Best of PIB: 05 Jan 2017

Committee set up by the government

  1. Headed by Shri Injeti Srinivas, Secretary (Sports) to study
  2. Terms of reference of the Committee are to
    1. Identify basic universal principles of ethics and good governance based on the
      • IOC Charter international best practices
      • Draft National Sports Development Bill
      • National Sports Development Code, 2011,
      • Supreme Court and High Court judgments, etc.
    2. To identify issues pertaining to good governance in administration of sports in the country
    3. To make specific recommendations for bringing out a comprehensive Sports Code to address the issues of governance pertaining to the National Olympic Committee and National Sports Federations.
  3. The Committee is required to submit its report within a month.

 

Festive of India

  • Organized in Cambodia from 10thJanuary to 16th February, 2017
  • The activities of the Festival include Ramayana Performance, Rajasthani Folk Music & Dance Group, Classical Dance