Marathon run flagged off on National Sports Day

Bhopal, August 29, 2019 (Muslim Saleem): Public Relations Minister Shri PC Sharma, while addressing the players at the event organized by Sports Academy of India (Sai) at Bishankhedi on National Sports Day today, said that an International Stadium will be constructed in Bhopal soon. He flagged off the Marathon run on the occasion. Minister Shri Sharma greeted all the players on National Sports Day.
Minister Shri Sharma said that SAI has 50 acres of land in Bhopal. The work of constructing an

international stadium will be started soon. He informed that the Chief Minister Shri Kamal Nath

will perform bhoomi-pujan of this work soon. Shri Sharma paid floral tributes to Major

Dhyanchand on his birth anniversary and National Sports Day. He said that hard work always leads

to success and Major Dhyanchand proved this. Despite lack of facilities, he made Indians proud

by making his matchless contribution in maintaining the position of Indian hockey on top.
On this occasion, Minister Shri Sharma and Hockey Olympian Shri Jalaluddin flagged off the

players gathered for the Marathon.