National Rifle Association of India signs MoU with All India Sports Council of the Deaf

The national trials for deaf shooters at Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range will be the first initiative under the MoU and will be held from Feb. 24, after which the Indian team for the 24th Deaflympics, scheduled in May in Caxias do Sul, Brazil will be picked.

National Rifle Association of India signs MoU with All India Sports Council of the Deaf
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The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the All India Sports Council of the Deaf (AISCD), In which the former will be conducting competitions at every level for shooters with hearing impairment.

These competitions will be held at district, state, zonal and national levels and facilities provided to them will be at par with non-disabled shooters and the MoU will be in effect till 2029.