Tamil Nadu government had launched TN Amma Ilaignar Vilayattu Thittam Scheme on 13 January 2020. This Tamil Nadu Amma Youth Sports Scheme aims to develop leadership skills and promote unity among the youth. The scheme is going to be implemented in 12,524 village panchayats and 528 town panchayats across the state. The state govt. of Tamilnadu will implement the scheme with an outlay of Rs. 76.24 crore.
Tamilnadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami inaugurated the “Amma Ilaignar Vilayattu Thittam” via video conferencing from the Secretariat. The scheme was inaugurated at the Kiloy village panchayat ground in Sriperumbudur. During the event, CM Palaniswami also launched the logo of the Amma Ilaignar Vilayattu Thittam Scheme 2021. CM Palaniswami also inaugurated a hostel in Trichy which was constructed at a cost of Rs 96 lakh.
Tamil Nadu Amma Ilaignar Vilayattu Thittam 2021 Details
TN Amma Ilaignar Vilayattu Thittam would be implemented in 12524 village panchayats and 528 town panchayats. The total amount for successful implementation of TN Amma Youth Sports Scheme is 76.24 cr rupees. During the inauguration event, CM even handed over cheques worth Rs. 2.36 crore to 36 players who won various medals in recently concluded 13th South Asian games. These games were held from 1 Dec 2019 to 10 December 2019 at Kathmandu in Nepal.
Tamilnadu Amma Youth Sports Scheme Apply Online
Tamil Nadu government is going to invite online application forms for TN Amma Youth Sports Scheme 2021. All the rural youths would be encouraged to participate in various sports like Kabaddi, Volleyball, Cricket, Football etc. under Amma Ilaignar Vilayattu Thittam Scheme. All the interested youths can apply by filling the TN Amma Youth Sports Scheme online application / registration form.
The honourable CM Edappadi K Palaniswami had announced Tamil Nadu Amma Youth Sports Scheme on 9 July 2019. This scheme is also known as Tamil Nadu Amma Ilaignar Vilayattu Thittam Scheme. CM has also announced a slew of programmes in youth welfare and sports, personal and administrative reforms, fisheries and animal husbandry departments. All the competitions under Amma Ilaignar Vilayattu Thittam Scheme would be held at the union panchayat, district and state level.
TN Amma Youth Sports Scheme Application / Registration Form
Similar to the other sports scheme like Khelo India Scheme by central govt. for which the application forms were invited, the state govt. may invite TN Amma Youth Sports Scheme online application registration form. As of now, CM has announced the launch of this sports scheme. As soon as the registration forms become available, we will update it here.
Salient Features of Tamil Nadu Amma Youth Sports Scheme
The important features and highlights of Tamil Nadu Amma Youth Sports Scheme 2021 are as follows:-
- To encourage youths in rural areas, the state govt. will launch TN Amma Ilaignar Vilayattu Thittam Scheme in all 12,524 village panchayats and 528 town panchayats.
- The Tamil Nadu Amma Youth Sports Scheme would be implemented with an outlay of Rs. 76.24 crore.
- Under the Tamilnadu Amma Ilaignar Vilayattu Thittam Scheme, gender wise youth sports club will be setup by the department.
- The state govt. will setup grounds in each village for various sports like Kabaddi, Volleyball, Cricket and Football.
- The sports scheme in Tamil Nadu will be implemented in either from MNREGA and from general funds of town panchayat.
- All the participants would be provided with adequate training to enable them to perform better at the state level.
- Competitions would be held at the panchayat union, district and state levels and winners will get prizes.
The state govt. will build new headquarters for Tamil Nadu Sports Development Authority and State Information Commission.
Launch Event for TN Amma Ilaignar Vilayattu Thittam Scheme
Deputy CM O Panneerselvam, Ministers K A Sengottaiyan and D Jayakumar were also present during the inauguration of TN Amma Youth Sports Scheme. CM also said that “Amma Ilaignar Vilayattu Kuzhu” will be formed by the Youth Welfare and Sports Development Department. This will ensure proper training to young boys and girls to perform better at the national and international level sports.
Tamilnadu govt. will take steps to setup ground to play any 3 sports like Kabbadi, Volleyball, cricket and football. The state govt. will give appropriate award and honour to the sports persons from Tamil Nadu who win in senior and junior levels at international tournaments. Moreover, old building of Sports Development Authority located near Chennai Nehru Park will be razed out and new building would be constructed at cost of Rs. 5 crore.
The state govt. will implement scheme in a phase wise manner with 1st priority is to build national level sports club in rural areas. After all the infrastructure development takes place, a committee would be setup to find local talents who are going to be trained at these facilities. Youths would later be made to participated in various tournaments at village, district and state level.