The Delhi Sports University Bill 2019 was passed by the Delhi Legislative Assembly on Monday.
The Sports University will help sportspersons to devote all of their time to sports. They will get graduate degree in different sports like cricket, hockey, football and so on.
The sports university will award graduation degrees, post-graduation degrees and doctorates in different sports. The government will soon appoint a sportsperson as the vice-chancellor of the university.
On October 2, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had announced that his government will set up a ‘Sports University’ in the national capital. The bill has been passed in the Assembly and will now be sent to the Lieutenant-Governor for his approval.