Bengaluru, Apr 15 (PTI) Well being specialists of Rajiv Gandhi College of Well being Sciences (RGUHS) will now information proficient sports activities individuals within the state to maintain them match and wholesome, Karnataka Well being Minister Dr Ok Sudhakar stated on Thursday.
A memorandum of understanding has been signed between the Youth Empowerment and Sports activities division and the RGUHS to this impact, the minister stated.
‘The division of youth empowerment and sports activities has designed a programme to offer high quality well being care to resident sport individuals in 34 sports activities hostels within the state,’ Sudhakar advised reporters right here.
Underlining the significance of sports activities for youth to take care of bodily and psychological well being, the minister stated the specialists on the RGUHS will information the sportspersons to maintain them wholesome and match by sustaining a proper and balanced eating regimen and actions appropriate for every particular person.
Pointing to the need to rope in RGUHS, Sudhakar stated, ‘We have to ask ourselves what number of medals we’re successful in Olympics in a rustic like India with a inhabitants over 130 crore.’ Noting that there was no dearth of expertise within the nation, he stated correct steerage is the necessity of the hour.
In response to the assertion issued by the minister’s workplace, the MoU will assist proficient sports activities individuals from rural areas who’re present process coaching in sports activities hostels.
The specialists will create consciousness amongst these sportspersons about eating regimen, vitamin, well being, sports activities medication and health.
There might be medical checkups of sportspersons on a regular basis.
They may also learn concerning the accidents, therapy strategies, balanced eating regimen and the practices to be adopted to maintain them mentally and bodily match.
The MoU will enable the sports activities hostels to hunt the assistance of assorted knowledgeable medical doctors in several medical schools of their respective districts. PTI GMS ROH ROH