Sports, means of national integration: PM

 New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi today suggested that sports could be a great means of national integration for a ''large and diverse nation as ours''. Addressing players gathered at the Reliance Foundation Youth Sports function via video-conferencing, the PM said ,''in order to be a good sportsperson, it is essential to be hardworking.'' He encouraged engagement in sports, saying that sports must be a part of everyone's lives. ''If you don't play, you won't shine. And never let defeat affect you so much,'' Mr Modi added.

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