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Sodhi: Will formulate sports policy better than Haryana’s

Punjabi Politics
Tribune News Service Amritsar, April 26 To improve the sports graph and channelise the energy of youth in the right direction, the state government intends to bring a better sports policy. This was disclosed by Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi, who was here to visit the Golden Temple and Jallianwala Bagh on Thursday. Expressing concern over drug addiction among the state’s youth, Sodhi said the government was hiring psychologists in the state schools to guide them to a better future. Similarly, all schools would have PT teachers and separate period for sports. He admitted that it was failure of the successive governments that Punjab lagged behind in sports. In the recently held Commonwealth Games, Haryana players had won 22 medals against six by Punjab playe...