Union Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports constituted All India Council of Sports

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Who: All India Council of Sports
What: Constituted by Union Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports
When: 19 October 2015
Why: To advise the ministry on developmen of sports in the country

Union Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports on 19 October 2015 constituted All India Council of Sports to advise the ministry on matters relating to the promotion and development of sports and games in the country. It will headed by Prof V K Malhotra.

Members of All India Council of Sports

• Sachin Tendulkar, MP (Rajya Sabha)
• P T Usha (Athletics)
• Limba Ram (Archery)
• N Kunjarani Devi (Weightlifting)
• I M  Vijayan (Football)
• P Gopichand (Badminton)
• Baichung Bhutia (Football)

Uday Shankar, CEO Star India
• Vishwanathan Anand (Chess)
• Sandeep Pradhan, Director General, Sports Authority of Gujarat
• Secretary (Sports), Government of Madhya Pradesh
• Secretary (Sports), Government of Assam
• President/Secretary General, Indian Olympic Association
• Secretary, Department of Sports, Government of India
• Director General, Sports Authority of India (SAI)
• Director General, National Anti Doping Agency
• Vice Chancellor, Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education (LNIPE)
• Joint Secretary, Department of Sports, Government of India
Secretary, SAI (Member secretary of the council)

Other members of the Council will be nominated in due course.