KOA ELECTIONS `We Will Revive State Olympics’

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  • Karnataka Olympic Association (KOA) will take initiatives to revive the state olmpic games, infracture,financial and medical assistence and so on will be looked upon.
  • “The State Olympic Games that will be held alongside the Dasara Games in Mysore, the last was in 2007-08 will also take the State Olympics to other districts.
  • Govindraj the President of KOA for the third term consicutively said the KOA would request the state government for a budget outlay of Rs 100-crore for sports.
  • Financial and Medical assistence will be provided for athletes traveling for international events and for retired athletes and for those who were in volved in promotion
  • The KOA is working with the state government to set up a Sports City , spread over 50 acres, on the outskirts of Bangalore.
  • At the elections on Sunday , barring secretary-general Ananthraju, who defeated K Nanda Kumar 43-15, all other office bearers were elected unopposed.
  • Read at: http://epaperbeta.timesofindia.com/Article.aspx?eid=31806&articlexml=KOA-ELECTIONS-We-will-revive-State-Olympics-19052014019006

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