STATE LEVEL KHELO INDIA CENTRES
At present 3865 Athletes (Boys-2465, Girls-1400) are being
covered at 67 SAI Training Centres (STCs), including erstwhile
Special Area Games (SAG) centres are funded under State Level
Khelo India Centre (SLKIC) vertical of Khelo India Scheme.
04 Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs) located at Gwalior, Ghaziabad,
Delhi Cantt. and Sidhi have been adopted as SLKIC in partnership
with Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan. Currently, 90 students (46
boys & 44 girls) have been admitted in all the 04 KVs. The
expenditure w.r.t lodging, boarding, education expenses,
competition exposure, sports training, equipment, etc. is
incurred by the Government.
03 Army Public Schools (APS) located in New Delhi and 01 Assam
Rifles Public School (ARPS) located in Shillong, 01 Indo-Tibetan
Border Police (ITBP) Public School located in Dwarka, New Delhi
has been approved by the Competent Authority as Sports School.
The induction process could not be done due to lockdown
There are currently 90 SAI Extension centres across the country
out of which 60 extension centres have provided their consent to
be converted to Khelo India Centre (KIC), funding for which has
been provided @ ₹ 2 lakhs per discipline as annual recurring
grant. Further, 453 Centres in across the country have been
notified as new Khelo India Centres.
Khelo India State Centre of Excellence (KISCE) is a project to
upgrade one existing Centre in each State/UT to be upgraded for
High Performance Training. At present 28 KISCE’s in 27
States/UTs have been notified. The viability gap funding has
been released for 23 Centres in 22 States/ UTs and assessment
for 04 Centres in 4 States/UTs are currently underway.