New Delhi: The Sports Ministry is going to introduce digital classes for the elite Indian athletes under the Target Olympic Podium Scheme. this online scheme will help to sharpen their off-field skills.
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju tweeted on Tuesday says that "Very soon we will start digital classes for our athletes. Also, please do all the important things by yourself, wherever you are,".
The programs will start under the observation of the Sports Authority of India (SAI). They have also stated that "It is basically an Athlete Development Program introduced for TOPS athlete wherein they are taught off-field skills like etiquettes, legal formalities while signing contracts, etc."
Hundred Indian athletes, preparing for the Tokyo Games, train and compete abroad with the help of the government which funds their trips. students can access this program from anywhere in the world. (INDIA ONLINE)