Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Tuesday said India will be amongst the top medal-winning nations in the 2028 Olympics.
The Minister also said that 2018 has turned out to be the best year for India in terms of sporting achievements.
He was talking to reporters after participating in an event organised by Sesa Football Academy, an initiative of Vedanta Inc, at Sankhalim village near Panaji, Goa.
Mr. Rathore said, sports has become a full-fledged career for youngsters, many of whom have won Commonwealth and Asian Games medals, and are aspiring Olympic medallists.
Referring to ‘Khelo India’, Rathore said it is a grassroots sports programme that is providing a platform at the level of school students, which is of international level.