Sports legislation in India: The need for a comprehensive Sports Law

-, Digvijay (2022) Sports legislation in India: The need for a comprehensive Sports Law. Journal of Positive School Psychology, 6 (5). pp. 5266-5268. ISSN 2717-7564

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For a long time, sports had been seen in India as merely a source of entertainment, and thus had never been an issue of importance for the policy makers and legislators. Today sport emerges as an important component of Socio-economic development of a country. The sports sector contributes to the economy in multiple ways: by providing employment and supplementing the economic output due to commercial sports activities, by increasing expected life span of the population, by helping to avoid healthcare costs of the government, and a number of other ways. With this changing scenario, it is important to find out whether the legislations in India are comprehensive with regards to the issues the world of sports brings.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Sports | Sports Law
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > Law and Legal Studies
JGU School/Centre: Jindal Global Law School
Depositing User: Amees Mohammad
Date Deposited: 10 Aug 2022 11:30
Last Modified: 10 Aug 2022 11:30
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