Khel Mahakumbh 2024: On 12th March 2022, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Gujarat Chief Minister Shri Bhupendra Patel, and Gujarat Governor Acharya Devvrat opened the 11th edition of the ‘Khel Mahakumbh’ in Ahmedabad. Players along with the Divyang players from all around the state will compete against each other in a variety of games. Prizes of more than Rs.30 crores will be awarded among the players to encourage people to participate in the Khel Mahakumbh 2024. You may learn more about the Khel Mahakumbh by visiting their official website or by continuing to read our post.
Khel Mahakumbh 2024
Gujarat Information of Sports and Training, Sports University has been tasked with organizing this huge Khel Mahkumbh. All participants who wish to participate in the Khel Mahakumbh must register online, which can be done by visiting the Sports Authority of Gujarat’s official website, and a special offline registration form will be issued for Divyang players.
During his inaugural speech, Prime Minister Modi said that the seed he planted as Gujarat’s Chief Minister 12 years ago has grown into a Banyan tree and that India would not stop or get tired this time. He also stated that there is only one slogan for success, which is “long-term preparation and consistent dedication.” PM also added that earlier sports were also infected with nepotism and corruption but as time passes the youth of India are now touching the sky by winning the number of medals in events like Tokyo & Paralympics.
Gujarat Khel Mahakumbh 2024: Overview
|Gujarat Information of Sports and Training, Sports University
|A platform where talent meets passion
|Prime Minister Narendra Modi
|Commencement of Registration
|Online & Offline
Khel Mahakumbh 2022: Timetable
|Commencement of registration
|School/Village level competition
|Taluka level competition
|District/Municipal competition (for players winning from taluka level)
|Zonal level competition
Khel Mahakumbh 2024 Advertising
Since the Mahakumbh was happening after a gap of 02 years, it wasn’t easy for the authorities to awaken their state residents and let them know about it. The advertising department of the sports university adopted various methods to increase the publicity level of the event, and those are:
- The huge banners and hoardings were installed on the side of the roads sharing information about the Khel Mahakumbh in their local language as well as in English.
- Not only the state cabinet ministers but the Indian Prime Minister penned down about the Khel Mahakumbh on their social media handles.
- A huge number of advertisements, brochures, seminars, etc. were also used as a medium to promote the Khel Mahakumbh.
Khel Mahakumbh 2024 Eligibility Criteria
To represent the game, all the participants have to pass the eligibility criteria finalized by the organization authorities. The details about the eligibility criteria to participate in the game are expressed in the tabulated form:
|(a) It’s mandatory for the participant to have Indian nationality and a state resident.
|(a) There is no maximum or minimum age limit to participate in the games shared below. Even a child of 09 years or an adult of 60 years can register through the portal and enter the Khel Mahakumbh.
(b) Games for different age groups are different from each other.
Gujarat Khel Mahakumbh Sports List 2024
Every sport (games) has its own benefits, fan following, and rules but still, there are many games we aren’t aware of. So to make the audience know about them, the government decided to add them to the sports list of the event. The names of those games are shared below:
- Shooting (Rifle & Shotgun).
- Tug-of-war (Pull The Tow).
- Table Tennis.
- Lawn Tennis.
- Artistic Skating.
- Football and many more.
Gujarat Khel Mahakumbh Statistics
To know about the current statistics of the Gujarat Khel Mahakumbh 2024, explore the table shared below:
Khel Mahakumbh Prizes
All those participants who will win in their respective games will be awarded the decided cash prizes. The top three winners will be awarded on the basis of their District/Taluka level. The district-level participant who will get the 1st position will receive Rs. 1.5 Lakhs, the one with the 2nd position will get Rs. 1 lakhs and the 3rd one will get Rs. 75,000. Similarly, on the Taluka level, the player in 1st place will get Rs. 75,000, the 2nd one will get Rs. 15,000 and the 3rd will get Rs. 10,000 as the cash prize amount.
How to register for Khel Mahakumbh 2024?
With the help of this section, you will get familiar with the stages of how to register for Khel Mahakumbh 2024:
- Visit the Khel Mahakumbh official website khelmahakumbh.gujarat.gov.in.
- Tick on the ‘KhelMahakumbh-Login/Registration’ box on the page’s right side.
- You will be redirected to a new web page, and various options will be visible on your screen.
- If you are applying as a single player, then tick on the ‘Individual Registration’, and the registration form will open.
- Start filling up the details asked inside the form and after completing them tick on the ‘Submit Form.
- The message of successful submission will be visible on your screen.
The Divyang participants can download their Khel Mahakumbh registration form from the link available under the Whats New section on the main page.