Prime Minister Narendra Modi layed the foundation stone of Major Dhyan Chand Sports University in Uttar Pradesh’s Meerut on January 02, 2022. While speaking on the occasion, PM Modi said Meerut and its surrounding region has contributed significantly in giving a new direction to independent India.
This will be the first sports university in Uttar Pradesh. The university are being established at Salawa and Kaili villages of Sardhana town in Meerut. The estimated cost of setting up the University is about Rs.700 crore.