Ministry recognises Kalarippayattu federation a regional body

first_imgNew Delhi, Sep 14 (PTI) The Sports Ministry today gave recognition to the Indian Kalarippayattu Federation as a Regional Sports Federation. “This recognition means granting a major role to the Indian Kalarippayattu Federation (IKF) for promotion and development of Kalarippayattu sport in India,” read a Ministry statement. Kalarippayattu is a form of martial art which originated from Kerala. PTI BS BS BSlast_img