Srinagar: The Sports Authority of India (SAI) has approved a national coaching camp for table tennis, which will be held from October 28 to December 8.
The camp comprising 11 players (5 male, 6 female) and four support staff, will be organised by the Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) at the Delhi Public School, Sonepat.
The camp has been sanctioned at a cost of Rs 18 lakh (plus air travel and medical expenses), a press release from SAI said.
The camp will abide by the Standard Operating Procedure outlined by the Sports Authority of India for the resumption of sporting activities during the Covid-19 pandemic.
This will be the first national camp for table tennis that will be held after the announcement of the nationwide lockdown due to coronavirus in March this year.