Noida- All the SSC and HSC students affiliated to the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Education will be now allotted five extra marks if they are district and divisional sports winner. The Government has earlier declared the extra sports marks only for the state, national and international tournament winners unlike the present decision made by the authorities.
The earlier notification had been made on the December 20’ 2018 and the present notification has been made today that is January 28’ 2019. After the early decisions, there had been several applications pertaining to the award marks at the district and divisional level for all the competitions. The state government has now defined the district tournaments that would be considered for marking schemes.
The district and divisional award marks would include many categories namely, tournaments held by the Directorate of sports and youth affairs, Nehru hockey cup, Subroto Mukherjee football tournament and competitions organized that is organized by the Paralympics Committee of India for all the physically challenged children.
The sports coach Anand Gandhi has proclaimed that the movement has boosted for students. The new notification mentions that the tournaments that have been included above will be operated and organized by the district association and not invitational competitors.