Minister for Forest, Sports and Cinema K. B. Ganesh Kumar said here on Sunday that the government proposed to set up two multi-purpose synthetic courts in rural areas in each district. Of these, 10 would be completed within the next four months.

The Minister said in an official release that the courts would have facilities for training and practice in six games such as football, hockey and volleyball. Priority would be given to hilly areas.

Mr. Ganesh Kumar said that the land for the courts would be identified in collaboration with local bodies and schools. — Special Correspondent