Rajyavardhan upset over conditions at Vidhyadhar Nagar Stadium
Sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, during a surprise visit to city’s Vidhyadhar Nagar Stadium on Friday, was shocked to witness the lack of facilities and mismanagement at the stadium. What miffed the minister further was when he found one coach without any detail of coaching schedule with him. Later, Rathore speaking to media, said that the coaches have the details of the schedules and other details relating to coaching with them, but they were missing in this case. He went around the stadium and also found that there was no washroom for women even though he could spot female players practicing in the stadium.
“ There was no ladies toilets. They should be built as soon as possible,” Rathore pointed out. He also found that the synthetic track made for the stadium was also missing. Rathore said that two things are most important for sports infrastructure – first the availability of resources and second the passion. However, he said he found passion missing at the stadium. He added that he had sought the details of the MoU between the ministry of sports and Rajasthan state sports council and after that, a decision regarding improvement will be taken. He added that such …read more