The Assam government has announced that it is to construct 33 stadiums in the state under the Uttaran scheme. It was announced by the Principal Secretary of Sports Avinash Joshi and Joint Director Kamaljit Talukdar.
♦ A total sum of Rs.300 crore will be spent to build the stadiums across the state.
♦ Also, 500 playgrounds will be developed at the state to encourage rural talents.
♦ The state of the art sports facilities are being set up in Assam.
♦ Rs.50,000 will be given to 1000 players and 2500 clubs to get a grant of Rs.75,000.