Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar 2012

Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar, introduced from 2009 with a view to recognizing the contribution made to sports development by entities other than sportspersons and coaches, is given in four categories, namely, community sports development, promotion of sports academies of excellence, support to elite sportspersons and employment to sportspersons.

Sl. No.CategoryEntity recommended for Rashtriya Khel Protsahana Purushkar Rashtriya Khel Protsahana Purushkar, 2012
1.Community Sports Identification and Nurturing of Budding Young TalentSteel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL)
2.Financial Support for Sports ExcellenceRailway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB)
3.Establishment and Management of Sports Academies of ExcellenceServices Sports Control Board (SSCB)
4.Employment of Sportspersons and Sports Welfare Measures.Air India Sports Promotion Board

Source: Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, India