Sports : A Way of Life NGO has been running a campaign to increase sports literacy in India for the last several years and now it is advising IMT Ghaziabad on implementing the country’s first Model Sports Village (Adarsh Khel Gaon). Institute of Management Technology (IMT) has selected Bahadarpur and Khedi Viran village of District Muzaffarnagar for Adarsh Khel Gaon. IMT has a mega sports plan for these two villages, which almost a joined village, where it has been now trying to evolve sports culture and establish these two villages on the country's sporting map.
Formal launching of first Model Sports Village was held on 16th January, 2020 at India Habitat Centre, Kasurina Hall, New Delhi in the presence of dozens of Arjuna Awardees, Dronacharya Awardees and Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Awardees. Highlighting the plan Dr. Kanishka Pandey, Head, Sports Research Centre, IMT Ghaziabad said that the two villages of Bahadurpur and Khedi Viran are about 09 KM. from Muzaffarnagar city and these have been selected as the country’s first Model Sports Village with a goal to change the face of sports in India.
Following works to promote sports will be carried out: