- Two villages namely Bahadurpurand Kheri Veran of Uttar Pradesh (UP) has set to become India’s first ‘Model Sports villages’ as part of the Institute of Management Technology (IMT) Ghaziabad, UP under the ‘Adarsh Khel Gram’ program, IMT in association with NGO(Non Governmental Organization)‘ Sports: A Way of Life’.
- AIM:To evolve sports culture and increase sports literacy in the country.
- Under this program all the verandahs, courtyards will be developed as primary sports ground management and IMT will provide Olympic related sports equipment.
- One hour everyday from 4-5:00 pm will be the designated time to play sports.
- The main objective is to teach the Olympic games in these villages and various Arjuna Awardees would meet these kids to motivate them to participate in the games.