Nita Ambani, the founder and chairperson of Reliance Foundation and member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) wants to build a sports inclusive education curriculum in India. She was present at the Reliance Foundation Youth Sports (RFYS) Meghalaya league of School Girls football final at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. As per PTI reports, Chief Minister of Meghalaya Conrad Sangma and Northeast United FC owner and Bollywood actor John Abraham accompanied Nita Ambani.
She was heard saying that “Reliance Foundation Youth Sports is all about opportunity and endeavour. We strive to give the youth of India a platform through which they can showcase their skills and ability.”
“I am heartened to say that over 4 million children from 5000 educational institutes have been impacted by RFYS thus far in last two years, and this season will further widen that impact across the nation reaching 6 million youths,” she added.
She noted the contribution of North East to Indian Sports and mentioned that it is “home to some of the most recognised international athletes India has produced.”
She wants to encourage kids and youngsters to take up sports and get a platform to nurture his or her talent.