New Delhi: August 17: Union Minister for Human Resource Development Shri Prakash Javadekar interacted with Indian University team of Badminton and Taekwondo (Men and Women) in New Delhi today. Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Shri Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore was also present on the occasion. Team will be participating in 29th World University Games commencing from 19th August to 30th August at Taipei.
Shri Prakash Javadekar in his address said that it is very crucial moment in your life and in this competition team should learn from each and every coach and contestant and this is the true sportsmanship. He added that you should target your goal like Arjuna, who was the best archer of his times. He hoped that both the teams will come in flying colors and bring an honour and good name to our country.
Speaking on the occasion Shri Rajyavardhan said that it is normal to be nervous before the event, but we have to overcome it by focusing on the right strategy and mental approach to win game. He also extended his best wishes to the team.
Vice Chancellor of Maharishi Dayanand University, Shri B.K Punia expressed his gratitude and thanks to both the minister for boosting the morale of the players.