Differently abled unhappy over newly approved sports policy

Though the Punjab Cabinet, led by Capt Amarinder Singh, last week gave in-principle approval to the new Sports Policy 2018 with an aim to promoting sports among youth, the differently abled community in the district as well physically challenged sportspersons have expressed their apprehensions over the same and said the community was excluded from the bracket.
Though under the new policy, the cash award in case of the Olympics, Asian Games, Commonwealth Games and other sports tournaments has been substantially increased, a state-level activist working for the rights of differently abled, Amarjit Singh Anand, said: “The state government does not care about persons with disabilities.

Source : https://www.tribuneindia.com/news/jalandhar/differently-abled-unhappy-over-newly-approved-sports-policy/666555.html

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