Sports Minister urges inclusion of shooting in 2022 CWG

Rajyavardhan Rathore has urged the secretary of State for digital, culture, media and sport of United Kingdom, Matt Hancock, to ensure that shooting remains part of the Commonwealth Games in 2022.

The Sports Minister also invited British players and their coaches to visit India for uninterrupted sporting activities through the year.   -  Ramesh Sharma

The Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore has urged the secretary of State for digital, culture, media and sport of United Kingdom, Matt Hancock, to ensure that shooting remains part of the Commonwealth Games to be hosted by Birmingham in 2022.

The matter was discussed during the interaction with the visiting dignitary for cooperation in sports to strengthen the relations.

The Sports Minister invited British players and their coaches to visit India for uninterrupted sporting activities through the year.

The British dignitary is in the country to promote the cricket World Cup and the Commonwealth Games.