Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh had laid down the foundation stone of Punjab’s first dedicated sports university virtually. With the University, the CM had laid the foundation stone of various other development projects in Patiala had also laid down.
The University has been established in the memory of CM’s Grandfather Maharaja Bhupinder Singh and named it Maharaja Bhupinder Singh Sports University. It will be developed at a cost of Rs 500 crores.
The CM said that the university will help in the scientific development of sportspersons. He added that he wanted to see Punjab developed as a sports hub and its sportsmen and coaches equipped with scientific knowledge.
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