Sports Minister Manohar Azgaonkar said that the sports policy enforced by the state Government is gaining good response with more than 8500 beneficiaries, while speaking at the annual sports day prize distribution of Pradnya High School, Korgao, Pernem on Thursday.
Speaking further Azgaonkar informed that the Government has taken sufficient steps to safeguard the future of people intending to make their career in sports. The government gives equal importance to sports and studies, he said and appealed to the students to concentrate on sports as well as studies.
Congratulating the students MLA Dayanand Sopte advised the students to imbibe in them good virtues of honesty, modesty and build a character to become ideal citizens. He also told the students to aim high and strive hard to achieve the goal.